Nov. 16-18 Westin Hotel Edmonton 

FGM 2014: A is for advocacy

Our conference registration will be online Sept. 30, 2014.

ASBA welcomes Gordon Dirks to education portfolio

On behalf of Alberta's 61 school boards we welcome Mr. Gordon Dirks to the public education portfolio.

ASBA asks NDP/PC leadership
candidates 5 questions

Accommodating student and employee needs

Join the ASBA legal team Oct. 7-8 for this conference. Deadline to register is September 26.

School boards bring
Inspiring Education
to life

Alberta schools, classrooms and how we teach are changing as school boards bring Inspiring Education to life.

Law for educators/trustees

Parting ways with your Superintendent? Read the April vis-à-vis legal newsletter for the do’s, don’ts, dollars and sense. The ASBA offers 4 different vehicles to learn more about the law and public education.

Community engagement
for school boards

Resources and research for school boards who want to connect with their communities.

Get involved with the ASBA

The ASBA organizes and serves on over 60 committees and task forces.

Calendar Highlights

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Education in the news

School bus driver shortage worst ever, company manager says
9/17/2014, CBC News
Gordon Dirks meets gay rights advocate amid questions on his LGBT views
9/17/2014, CBC News
Lacombe county schools seeing growth
9/16/2014, Lacombe Globe
Dirks meets LGBTQ activist
9/16/2014, Edmonton Journal
Parents weigh benefits of in-school HPV shots for Grade 5 boys
9/17/2014, Edmonton Journal
Toronto public school trustees racked up high costs for conference travel
Expect lots of new faces on Winnipeg school boards
9/17/2014, Winnipeg Free Press
Paul Martin on aboriginal education: 'I can't think of a greater social issue'
9/16/2014, Leader Post
BC teachers reach tentative labour deal
9/15/2014, Vancouver Sun

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Communications Now

Does your school board have a communications challenge, using FAQ’s to your advantage, the value of a good spokesperson, and more in the September Communications Now. See the Communications Now index of articles.