Category Archives: Education

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Political Packaging: NB government’s education and new economy fund – Telegraph Journal – 25 February 2016

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article by Adam Huras, Telegraph Journal “They politically packaged the new initiatives they wanted to undertake to give it some profile.” – David Coon There’s little new in the government’s education and new economy fund – with more than three quarters of the $261.8 million pooled from across government departments being spent on the same things as past years. But […]

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Member’s Statement: Setting up an Education Commission – 17 February 2016

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All too often, when governments change, they turn the education system on its head, creating turmoil for administrators, teachers and for students.  This government is creating a 10 year education plan, to try and get the politics out of the education. I think it’s a good idea, but it doesn’t go far enough. I’ve been consulting with constituents in my […]

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An Act to Amend the Education Act

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          What is An Act to Amend the Education Act : This bill grew out of the report of the national Truth and Reconciliation Commission published in June of 2015. This report included a section of recommendations aimed at changing our educational institutions. The commision requested that governments develop culturally appropriate curricula. The recommendations can be […]

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