April 2003

Wednesday, April 30, 2003
Aboriginals, non-Aboriginals share in project's success
The early success of a project aimed at improving the school experience for both Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal students in Edmonton Catholic Schools has earned an additional $1 million in funding to continue its good work.
 
Wednesday, April 16, 2003
Education Week – April 27 to May 3 Discovering choices in learning and creating new opportunities
A variety of special events and activities will be held across the province, as Albertans celebrate Education Week, April 27-May 3, 2003.
 
Friday, April 11, 2003
Transfer of schools will accommodate growing needs of students
Alberta Learning Minister Dr. Lyle Oberg and Alberta Infrastructure Minister Ty Lund jointly announced two public schools in Hinton and Edson are being transferred from the Grande Yellowhead Regional Division to the Living Waters Catholic Regional Division, where two more schools are needed.
 
Thursday, April 10, 2003
Excellence in Teaching Awards finalists selected
In tribute to their outstanding contributions to education in Alberta, 128 teachers from across the province have been chosen as finalists for the 15th annual Excellence in Teaching Awards.
 
Monday, April 07, 2003
Options in place to reduce deficit and maintain student success
Alberta Learning will continue to work with the Edmonton Public School Board to ensure budgetary concerns will not affect student learning.