Nomination deadline: March 30, 2014
Meeting highlights: FGM 2014
School boards at the ASBA’s 2014 fall conference called for the provincial government to drop the weight of Grade 12 diploma exams from the current 50 per cent of a student’s final mark to 30 per cent.
Five school boards shared in the Premier's Award for School Board Innovation and Excellence.
The search is underway for a new Executive Director for the association.
Features: ASBA's 8 biggest achievements; award-winning teachers and school boards, our Zones' work, financial statements and the ASBA Board of Directors.
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.
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Education in the news
Calgary's newest schools already packed, parents fear capacity struggles at future sites
11/25/2014, Metro News
Now it's North Vancouver's teachers putting the brakes on oil money for the classroom
11/25/2014, The Province
Manitoba's schools will be required by law to limit class sizes
11/24/2014, Winnipeg Free Press
Wildrose wants to allow faith schools to opt-out of gay-straight alliances
11/24/2014, CBC News
University of Lethbridge partners with Lethbridge School District No. 51 to present Dual Credit program
11/19/2014, University of Lethbridge
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