Fla. Educators Reminded of New State Curriculum upon Return to School: Observing ‘Victims of Communism Day’

Marta Lavandier/AP As the school year commences in Florida, teachers are being briefed on statewide curriculum changes and updated academic schedules based on the new law Gov. signed in May. The law establishes Nov. 7 as “Victims of Communism Day” in an effort to honor “the people that have fallen victim to communist regimes,” DeSantis … Read more

Alberta teachers grill UCP leadership candidates about new curriculum, education plans

Alberta teachers got a chance to ask United Conservative Party leadership candidates about their plans for education on Wednesday. Six of the seven candidates running for UCP leadership took questions submitted by teachers at the annual summer conference hosted by the Alberta Teachers’ Association. The was a main theme of the candidates’ forum, which took place … Read more

Wolastoqey immersion school launches curriculum

A Wolastoqey language immersion school has launched its curriculum with the help of elders and teachers in the community. The Kehkimin Wolastoqey language immersion school in Fredericton is one step closer to opening this fall after a four-day camp held from Thursday to Sunday. “I’m so excited, so happy,” said Lisa Perley-Dutcher, the chair of … Read more