Windsor Park, Old Scona ranked top Edmonton schools on Fraser Institute’s Alberta list

One Edmonton school is in a three-way tie for the top Alberta elementary school, according to the Fraser Institute’s annual rankings. Story continues below For the 2017-18 year, Windsor Park public elementary school was given a score of 10 out…

Fredericton video games startup aims to become the Netflix for gaming

Turbo Play is a video games market place that has its sights set on becoming the Netflix for gaming while making Fredericton the Silicon Valley of Canada’s east coast. Their platform includes video games with over 400,000 active players. “You…

École Polytechnique hands out its 50,000th degree

Montreal’s École Polytechnique achieved a significant milestone today: It handed out its 50,000th degree. The award was presented during a graduation ceremony at Palais des congrès. The recipient, Eva Terriault, just completed her undergraduate degree in computer engineering. She follows…

‘We have nowhere left to go’: Sask. school divisions feeling fiscal pressure

As another school year draws to a close, school divisions across Saskatchewan are in the midst of finalizing their budgets for the 2019-20 school year. While a majority of the province’s school divisions saw their provincial funding increase, the Saskatchewan…

2 Lethbridge teachers honoured with Blackfoot names

It was a total surprise for Tammie Kendall and Delores Dante, a pair of teachers at St. Paul Elementary School, to learn they were honoured by the Blackfoot community for their dedication to education. “This was like a dream come…

English Montreal School Board mulls next steps amid forced school transfers

The English Montreal School Board (EMSB) is in the midst of figuring out what to do next as the province begins the contentious transfer of three of its schools to an overcrowded French-language board. Concerned parents and staff showed up…