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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.

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Education in the news

Edmonton teacher fired for giving zeroes for not doing homework, tests wins appeal
8/31/2014, The Province
B.C. to start daycare payments to parents as teachers strike talks collapse
9/02/2014, The Province
Are there more students with special needs, or are we better identifying them? (updated)
9/02/2014, Vancouver Sun
B.C.'s public schools remain closed behind picket lines as labour dispute continues
9/02/2014, The Province
B.C. Premier Christy Clark and the BCTF: A war of words on Twitter
9/02/2014, Vancouver Sun
Book 'em? These days, students more likely to use online resources
9/02/2014, Winnipeg Free Press
Crowded homes, violence form barriers to education
9/02/2014, Montreal Gazette
Crowded, chaotic classrooms hurt Ontario full-day kindergarten push
9/02/2014, Globe and Mail
Video: Globe Now: How a 10 am start time is transforming this high school
9/02/2014, Globe and Mail
Full-day kindergarten impacts Grades 1, 2
9/02/2014, The Star

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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.