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Tuesday, September 27, 2022
News Release

As part of the McDowell Foundation’s virtual Salon Series, teachers Shawna Jurgens, Brenden Kroeger, and Dr. Zhi Li, Dr Hyunjung Shin, and Shannon Storey from the University of Saskatchewan share research on building bridges of understanding with EAL students and families. The webinar, Partnerships of Change: Transforming Language in Three-Way Conferences for English as an Additional Language (EAL) Student Success, offers lessons in making connections and building understanding with English language learners and their families.

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Tuesday, September 20, 2022
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Wednesday, July 6, 2022
Pension & Benefits

The design of the post-2015 STRP benefit can be boiled down into a simple formula: core benefits + conditional increases = lifetime retirement income.

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Wednesday, July 6, 2022
Pension & Benefits

Current active teachers will be receiving more pension in retirement thanks to a conditional upgrade approved by the STF Executive this spring.

Eligible teachers will receive a 2.7% increase on all pension benefits earned between July 1, 2015 and June 30, 2021. For the average teacher, that works out to about $240 a year in retirement.

Who is eligible?

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Wednesday, July 6, 2022
Pension & Benefits

In December 2021, the STF Pension and Benefits Board of Directors received its valuation report from the STRP’s actuary.  It showed that, for the first time since 2010, the STRP was 100% funded on a going-concern basis as at July 1, 2021. Total assets increased to $7.2 billion.

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