Turning Up the Volume on Student Voice in Alberta

I just graduated from high school and admittedly, I have never felt directly connected to the Calgary Board of Education or the choices they have made regarding students. Certainly, each school has a representative on the Chief Superintendent's Student Advisory Council and while the benefits of such a council can be seen, it is regardless, not difficult to lose the thoughts of the greater student population which includes more than 100 000 students in the Calgary Board of Education alone.

School's Out (Early) For Summer

Calgary's public and Catholic schools will close early for the year, after significant flooding in the city this week. In a joint announcement Sunday, the Calgary Board of Education and Calgary Cathol...

Schools Screwed

Alberta educators were left dismayed by Thursday's budget, after the government pulled out of previous promises to increase basic funding for school boards, including money for grants and teacher rais...