Photograph of the Manitoba School Boards Association Building at 191 Provencher Blvd. in Winnipeg
Supporting public education is an investment in our future that benefits everyone. This election is our opportunity to let candidates know that we value education and to support those that share this value. Learn more. The banner is linked to a webpage about the upcoming provincial election. There is an image of a ballot box with the words Manitoba Votes. October 3, 2023.
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The banner includes an image of Manitoba's Lieutenant-Governor, the Honourable Anita Neville, and Manitoba Historical Society (MHS) President Dan Furlan and Past Centennial Award Committee Chair Ross Metcalfe presenting an award to outgoing Manitoba School Boards Association (MSBA) President Alan Campbell and current Executive Director, Josh Watt an award. The text reads Manitoba Historical Society Centennial Organization Award. Founded in 1907, the Manitoba School Boards Association and its predecessors have served the cause of public education in our province for 116 years. We are very honoured to be recognized by the Manitoba Historical Society with the Centennial Organization Award. Click here to learn more about our association's history. The banner is linked to the MHS website.
Decorative banner image with fall leaves and the text "Fall General and Regional Meetings" November 23 & 24, 2023. Victoria Inn Hotel and Convention Centre, Winnipeg. Manitoba School Boards Association Logo.
Decorative banner image with fall leaves and the text "Fall General and Regional Meetings" November 23 & 24, 2023. Victoria Inn Hotel and Convention Centre, Winnipeg. Manitoba School Boards Association Logo.

    What's Happening

    Image of a black ballot box and a yellow ballot with a white check mark. The text reads Oct. 3, 2023 Manitoba Votes.

    Provincial General Election - October 3, 2023

    The provincial general election is scheduled to take place on October 3, 2023. There are several issues before Manitobans this election year; however, education must be a key priority. MSBA is encouraging voters to learn more about the reasons why, whether you have children in the school system or not, you should care about Election 2023.

    Visit MSBA's dedicated webpage to learn more about why education matters, and by asking the right questions, voters can make an informed decision regarding the future of education in Manitoba.


    Fall General Meeting - November 23 & 24, 2023

    Online registration opens on October 3 for the 2023 Fall General and Regional Meetings to be held November 23 & 24 at the Victoria Inn & Conference Centre in Winnipeg. Trustees and administrators are requested to register through their secretary-treasurer’s office. 

    A room block has been set aside at the conference hotel for delegates.  When booking, please ask to reserve a room in the MSBA group block – group #252481 to access the discounted rate. This rate is available until October 22 so book early, if possible. 

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    National Healthy Schools Week - Oct. 2 to 6, 2023

    The inaugural  National Healthy Schools Week is October 2-6, 2023. This week-long initiative is meant to be tailored to your unique school community, giving you the opportunity to identify opportunities most relevant in your context. 

    The Canadian Healthy Schools Alliance is a Canada-wide network of organizations promoting health and well-being in school communities to improve learning and set students up for lifelong success.

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    Indigenous Education Gathering - Save the Dates!

    The Manitoba Collaborative Indigenous Education Blueprint (MCIEB) will be hosting the second annual Indigenous Education Gathering on February 8 & 9, 2024 at the Victoria Inn & Conference Centre in Winnipeg. The gathering aims to bring together educators, students, community leaders, and advocates from diverse backgrounds for meaningful discussions, knowledge sharing, and collaborations on Indigenous education.

    Attendance is free, and breakfast and lunch will be provided on both days. Registration will open in early November.

    Standing Together for Safe Schools


    A joint press statement outlining a shared commitment among Manitoba's education partners for safe, caring, and inclusive schools.

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    Employment Opportunities

    School divisions throughout Manitoba are currently hiring for permanent, temporary, and supply positions within the public school systems.
    Available Positions

    Reference Guides


    Two reference guides have been produced by MSBA to promote safe schools for students, while promoting the best interests of staff:

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    Manitoba School Boards Association

    The Manitoba School Boards Association is a voluntary organization of public school boards in Manitoba. Its mission is to enhance the work of locally elected school boards through leadership, advocacy and service, and to champion the cause of public education for all students in Manitoba. The association offers a wide range of direct services to member boards, and provides a strong voice for the expression of their views and concerns.

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