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Wednesday, September 9, 2015
Sask Bulletin Article

Portaplan is a voluntary group life insurance plan that provides term life, accident and dependant life insurance for Saskatchewan teachers and their families.

Effective November 1, 2015, the Plan’s term life insurance premium rates will be changing as a result of the implementation of a new premium rate structure. In many cases, the new monthly premium rates are lower than those currently available.

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Wednesday, September 9, 2015
Resource Connections

The importance of providing students with an opportunity to have a say and of actively soliciting their perspectives about matters that concern them is increasingly being recognized as essential for their learning outcomes and well-being in school, as well as for their roles as citizens in a democratic society.

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Friday, August 7, 2015

Saskatchewan teachers are pleased to welcome Pasi Sahlberg as keynote speaker at their summer professional development seminar for teacher leaders being held August 12-13, 2013. Sahlberg will be focusing his discussions on teacher professionalism and the role of teacher leaders.

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Friday, April 24, 2015

SASKATOON – Following a fairly tumultuous year with a variety of challenges facing provincial teachers, the Saskatchewan Teachers’ Federation Annual Meeting of Council underlined the desire for change among those educators attending as they elected Patrick Maze of Regina as the new President of the organization.

Maze, who had bemoaned the lack of progress made in what he saw as key areas including the increased workload for teachers, said it is paramount that the STF listens to the voice of teachers, and specifically those attending Council who vote on resolutions.

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Tuesday, April 21, 2015

SASKATOON – Much has been made in recent years regarding the increased complexity of PreK-12 education and this year’s upcoming Saskatchewan Teachers’ Federation Annual Meeting of Council provides ample evidence of that fact.

The more than 200 educators from throughout the province will be gathering for the four-day event (April 22-25) at the Radisson Hotel in Saskatoon, where they will discuss a wide range of topics that have far-reaching consequences for the future of public education in the province.

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