Monthly Archives: August 2013

 

Keeping Schools Open to the Community

Keeping Schools Open to the Community

Well, it’s been a busy but exhilarating week of doorknocking and events. I’ve been so struck by the interest, insight and passion for education that I’m hearing in chatting with Ward H residents on doorsteps and our in the community. I wanted to take a moment as we head into a new school year to […]
School Boundaries

School Boundaries

Neighbourhoods in southwest Edmonton are now packed with growing families, and schools are stretched to their limits. A shortage of space means that some students may not be able to attend the school in their own neighbourhood. We need to look at innovative ways to get schools built quickly and make the best use of […]
RT @teachbeebe: Today we were lucky enough to have a tour and learn about the business of Architecture from the Vivian Manasc from @ManascI
RT @ABSchoolBoards: Our education minister is looking for youth from all across Alberta to participate in the Minister's Youth Council as p…
RT @yegconvention: It’s a pleasure to welcome @EPSFoundation’s Continuing Education Farm to Fork program for a sustainability tour! #sust
RT @teachbeebe: Design Fundamentals Dual Credit Summer Opportunity @CentreHigh with the Barry Johns @AthabascaU @EPSBNews #takinglearningto
RT @ABSchoolBoards: As the host for @cdnsba Congress 2020, we are excited to reveal our logo! With the theme Standing Stronger Together, th…
RT @bridgetstirling: Trustees on a bicycle built for two…or five? I'm sure Jack would welcome us all. #epsb #abed #csba2019 #csba https://t…
Watch the board meeting as my ##epsb colleagues debate the block funding motion I am putting forward today: https://t.co/xX9VmQ8vQu
Right now, school boards receive all of its funding from the provincial government. And it isn't adequate. With a m… https://t.co/43iHvf01Xo
We need to build schools when neighborhoods are beginning to grow and the ability to pursue partnerships such as ch… https://t.co/wJhB3H285i
At public board today, I will be introducing a motion to ask the provincial government for multi-year block funding… https://t.co/qFEYBtJghb