Education Act too rushed, consequences unknown, public school board says

Forging ahead to rapidly install a replacement for the Alberta schools’ “constitution” will put school boards in the awkward position of coping with unpredictable consequences, Edmonton public school trustees say. Edmonton public school board chairwoman Michelle Draper said the rapid…

Pride flags being raised at Alberta legislature, Edmonton City Hall Friday

Rainbow flags are being raised at both the Alberta legislature grounds and Edmonton City Hall on Friday to celebrate Pride. June is Pride Month, a 30-day celebration of the impact the LGBTQ community has had on the world, as well…

Province to announce plans for Alberta’s education system, Bill 8

Education Minister Adriana LaGrange will discuss Bill 8, the Education Amendment Act 2019, and changes to Alberta’s education system Wednesday afternoon. A news conference is scheduled at the Alberta Legislature at 3:30 p.m. Global News will livestream the media availability…