Parents of school-aged children are struggling to pay hundreds of dollars in mandatory school fees as the economy sputters and the NDP government continues to mull slashing the charges levied by school boards. Despite an NDP election promise to cut school fees in half and eliminate noon-hour supervision charges, the bills will remain as children [&
Monday 31 Augut 2015 18:08
Forget the flash cards and learning apps: child development expert urges return to intuition
Doug Goss will resign as chair of the University of Alberta’s board of governors, months after he made controversial comments during the May provincial election campaign. In a statement released Tuesday, Goss said he will step aside as board chair effective Aug. 31 to volunteer with the university’s capital campaign.
Wednesday 22 July 2015 03:07