Professional Growth Networks

A professional growth network is intended to support your professional growth and lifelong learning as a teacher through networking, communications and innovative opportunities. They provide the opportunity to connect with like-minded teachers across Saskatchewan and share promising practices and resources related to a specialized area of practice or interest in education. 

There are currently 26 networks across Saskatchewan in a variety of subject fields, service areas and interdisciplinary groups.

All networks are supported by the Saskatchewan Teachers’ Federation.

Membership is not limited to teachers but includes any person with a professional interest in the activities of the networks.

Benefits of Joining

  • Network and learn from colleagues who share similar areas of interest.
  • Attend conferences and workshops to gain insight and enhance your skills.
  • Stay on the leading edge in your area of interest through the publications, newsletters and journals available to you.
  • Celebrate the accomplishments of students, teachers and schools.
  • Engage in research that contributes to the improvement of teaching and learning.

Play a leadership role in education in Saskatchewan by being a part of a group of organizations that:

  • Address issues and challenges facing schools today.
  • Raise awareness and encourage discussion through submission of resolutions to the Federation’s Annual Meeting of Council.
  • Help develop policy in areas such as evaluation.
  • Help shape implementation of renewed curriculum.
  • Support and enable research and facilitate projects of benefit to students, teachers and the community.
  • Recognize excellence through awards and other programs.

For more information on membership, contact


Professional Growth Network

Association provinciale des enseignantes et enseignants des écoles fransaskoises (APEF)

Awâsis – Aboriginal Education Conference (AWÂSIS)

Early Childhood Education Council (ECEC)

Literacy Educators' Network of Saskatchewan (LENS)

Saskatchewan Art Educators Association (SAEA)

Saskatchewan Association of Student Council Advisors (SASCA)

Saskatchewan Association of Teachers of French (SATF)

Saskatchewan Association of Teachers of German (SATG)

Saskatchewan Business Teachers’ Association (SBTA)

Saskatchewan Career and Work Education Association (SCWEA)

Saskatchewan Council for Exceptional Children (SKCEC)

Saskatchewan Drama Association (SDA)

Saskatchewan Health Educators Association (SHEA)

Saskatchewan Home Economics Teachers’ Association (SHETA)

Saskatchewan Mathematics Teachers’ Society (SMTS)

Saskatchewan Middle Years Association (SMYA)

Saskatchewan Music Educators Association (SMEA)

Saskatchewan Outdoor and Environmental Education Association (SaskOutdoors)

Saskatchewan Physical Education Association (SPEA)

Saskatchewan School Based Leaders (SSBL)

Saskatchewan School Library Association (SSLA)

Saskatchewan Science Teachers Society (SSTS)

Saskatchewan Teachers of Applied Technology (STAT)

Saskatchewan Teachers of English as an Additional Language (SKTEAL)

Saskatchewan Teachers of Ukrainian (STU)

Saskatchewan UNESCO Associated Schools Project Network

Social Justice and Anti-racist Anti-oppressive Forum on Education (SAFE)

Social Studies Saskatchewan (SSS)