Alberta’s new post-secondary funding model tied to performance measures

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted January 20, 2020 12:39 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Alberta’s new funding model for post-secondary institutions ties some of the money to performance measures.…

Universities over-budget; need to freeze travel, hiring, hosting: Alberta government

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted January 16, 2020 1:13 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Alberta’s advanced education minister says post-secondary schools are going over their budgets and he’s urging…

Wolf Creek Public Schools closed due to cold, but diploma exams still going ahead

As temperatures dip to the -30 C to -40 C range across central Alberta on Tuesday, one school division has cancelled all classes on Tuesday except for Grade 12 diploma exams. Wolf Creek Public Schools covers a stretch of central…

Tuition increases approved at University of Calgary

January 10 2020 7:38pm Most University of Calgary students will be paying more for tuition starting in May. Lauren Pullen breaks down how much more students will be shelling out. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if(…

U of C tuition hikes approved, increases expected over the next 3 years

Tough times call for tough measures. That’s what the University of Calgary board of governors is saying after approving a tuition increase for most U of C students Friday. “It was a terribly difficult choice,” University of Calgary provost Dru…

Edmonton Public Schools could add more PD days to save money: report

As the Edmonton Public School Board continues to search for cost-cutting measures following the provincial budget last fall, one idea being considered is adding more professional development days. At the Nov. 26 school board meeting, school administration was asked to…