Category Archives: Education

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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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The system is the system

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The System: Each year the government of New Brunswick provides Summer Employment and Experience Development (SEED) grants to non-profit organizations. These organizations apply for SEED funding to hire students over the summer. Each spring, the MLAs are given a list of organisations within their ridings that have applied for this funding. They are also assigned a certain number of weeks […]

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