Thursday, November 12, 2020
The Saskatchewan Teachers’ Federation is asking government to take increased action to limit community spread of COVID-19.
Tuesday, November 10, 2020
Over a month has passed since we were officially back to school 2020 and the time has been nothing more than exhausting. I was trying to think of a more polite way to phrase it, but there is just no way to explain the sheer overwhelming amount of tasks, rules, extra precautions, steps, reminders, emails and (for me anyway) steps in a day.
Saturday, November 7, 2020
Education Week edition 2020 will be like no other.
Every year the provincial government comes up with some new theme for Education Week as a way to recognize the important role public education plays in our daily lives. This year it will be later than usual (November 22 to 28, 2020). At this time, there’s no theme and nor is there a reason for a theme this year because of the events of the past six months plus.
Thursday, November 5, 2020
Few events have impacted teaching and learning in the province in the ways COVID-19 has over the past few months. The abrupt end to in-person classrooms and transition to online and remote learning opportunities last spring has given way to a return to classrooms either physical or virtual this fall.
Wednesday, November 4, 2020
A pair of Saskatchewan educators are among the most recent recipients of the prestigious Prime Minister’s Awards for Teaching Excellence.
Kalyn Heisler and Christa Walton were both named among those earning Certificate of Achievement Awards in October after the awards were rescheduled from the traditional spring timeframe due to the COVID-19 global pandemic.