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Wednesday, February 26, 2020
Instructional Leadership

How do you move innovative ideas forward in your school? What role can teacher-led research play in self-directed professional development? How can you as the educational leader in the school support this work?

Whether it be a formal action research project such as those supported by the McDowell Foundation, a less-formal initiative developed within the school, or a cool idea that a group of teachers want to try, the support of leadership within the school can be a catalyst to promote positive change and enhance teaching and learning.

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Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Patrick Maze, President of the Saskatchewan Teachers’ Federation, will be available for media interviews following the Federation’s meeting with Education Minister Gord Wyant and representatives of the Saskatchewan School Boards Association. 

11 a.m.

Regina Office, Saskatchewan Teachers’ Federation
375- 3303 Hillsdale Street
Regina
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Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Sask Bulletin Article

While the consensus would doubtlessly be that it is troubling to find out Canada is one of the few industrialized countries without a national school food program, there might be a silver lining.

As Rachel Engler-Stringer from the Department of Community Health and Epidemiology at the University of Saskatchewan points out, that would ideally position this country in such a way that it could tailor any such program by taking some of the best examples while eschewing others where shortcomings exist.

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Monday, February 24, 2020

Saskatchewan teachers have voted in favour of sanctions, with 90.2 percent of members in support. Voter turnout was exceptionally high at 96.6 percent.

“Saskatchewan teachers have demonstrated their collective resolve and commitment to ensure students have access to the supports they need,” said Patrick Maze, President of the Saskatchewan Teachers’ Federation. “Chronic underfunding has created a crisis in Saskatchewan schools that can’t go on any longer.”

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Monday, February 24, 2020

The Saskatchewan Teachers’ Federation will announce the results of the recent sanctions vote this morning at 10 a.m.

Federation President Patrick Maze will share the results and be available for interviews at: 10 a.m. Saskatchewan Teachers’ Federation, 2317 Arlington Ave., Saskatoon.

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