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K-12 Education Review - UPDATE


In light of the current COVID-19 pandemic, the release of the report of the Manitoba K-12 Education Review Commission, originally expected in March, has been postponed.

Additionally, the Minister of Education has indicated that significant changes recommended in the report will not be implemented until the summer of 2021 at the earliest. We will update this timeline as information becomes available.

Celebrating Manitoba Students in a Most Unusual Year

These last few months have been anything but typical, but with all the achievements, milestones & transitions needing recognition, school communities were up to the challenge of celebrating students. Check out our video showcasing some of the celebrations!

This is What Local Does

When Manitoba schools closed their classrooms on March 23, learning didn't stop. Neither did the efforts of schools and divisions to make sure that every student would be able to participate in that learning.

Canadian Voices for Manitoba Choices

Members of the Canadian School Boards Association board of directors reflect on the important role and positive impact school boards have on student success in Manitoba and across the country.

To stay in the loop about the latest news and developments concerning local voice and local choice in education, please like or follow us on our Facebook page. To learn more about Manitobans’ views regarding local voice and local choice in education, please see the results of Probe Research’s September 2018 Opinion Poll. To hear what our local veterans had to say about the importance of local voices and local choices in education, please visit The Veteran's Voice page.


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President Alan Campbell Interview with CBC Radio, Oct.27: Schools Making adjustments as pandemic response system reaches "Level Orange"

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