Kenney says many Alberta school boards were planning layoffs before his government announced them

Premier Jason Kenney offered more new details on Wednesday about why his government announced temporary layoffs in Alberta’s education system over the weekend, explaining that the decision was made after a number of school boards told the government they were…

Edmonton father concerned over decision to redirect education funding amid COVID-19 crisis

Edmontonian Annika Froese loves learning and going to school. READ MORE: Alberta reports 3rd death from COVID-19 as total cases hit 661 The seven-year-old Lendrum elementary student relies heavily on her two educational assistants. She has a genetic condition called…

Edmonton father concerned over decision to redirect education funding

March 29 2020 9:04pm An Edmonton father is worried his high-needs daughter will fall behind after Alberta government redirects millions in education funding. Nicole Stillger reports. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object”…

Alberta cutting contract with radiologists, group representing doctors calls move ‘cruel and petty’

Alberta Health Services is terminating a contract that affects many radiologists at Calgary and Edmonton hospitals next year and the head of a group representing those who will be impacted says “the timing really couldn’t be worse.” “This really couldn’t…