Families

Why Public Education Funding Should Not Be Tied to the Price of Oil

When the Lethbridge School District Board of Trustees approved the 2011/12 updated budget, it reflected the final student enrolment as of September 30, 2011 and the additional funding provided for by Alberta Education this past October when Premier Alison Redford restored $107 million to school boards province wide, approximately 60% of the amount that was reduced in the government’s spring budget.

DAYCARE BY MAIL: Stephen Harper's Plan for Childcare

How much credit would you place in a proposal to reform education by giving cash exclusively to students (instead of to schools and teachers)?

DAYCARE BY MAIL: Stephen Harper's Plan for Childcare

How much credit would you place in a proposal to reform education by giving cash exclusively to students (instead of to schools and teachers)?