Local 38 in the News

Date  Article
2019 October 5  Biting, Kicking, Chokeholds: Calgary teachers report violence in classrooms, documents show (Star Calgary)
2019 September 16  Calgary's newest high schools already bursting at the seams (CBC Calgary)
2019 September 15  Class sizes swell across Calgary as enrolment rises 2,000 students year over year (CBC Calgary)
2019 September 12   ESS – WHY A CALGARY HIGH SCHOOL IS HOLDING CLASSES IN ITS HALLWAYS (CFRA)
2019 September 7   Western Canada: Alberta school boards making pre-emptive cuts ahead of province’s first budget (Globe & Mail)
2019 June 25   Union estimates 220 fewer teachers next year as CBE pushes status quo (Calgary Sun)
2019 June 19   Province silent on education funding as 300 public school jobs at stake (Calgary Sun)
2019 June 18   Calgary Board of Education budget calls for increased class sizes and layoffs (Global News)
2019 June 12   'Is it just a shell game?' Public schools want more details on UCP's surprise pledge to fund enrolment growth (Calgary Herald)
 Public school board relieved but has questions about enrolment growth funding (Edmonton Journal) 
 Calgary Board of Education proceeds with cuts despite provincial funding promise (CTV News)
2019 June 11   Despite provincial promises, confusion still surrounds education funding for the fall (Star Calgary)
2019 May 29   Calgary schools preparing for expected increase in students, possible teacher loss this fall (Global News)
2019 May 27   'Mood is very down': Principals budget fewer teachers, larger classes for next public school year (Calgary Herald)