News from Broadway

Recent news releases from the Manitoba government that will be of interest to school boards.

September 2021

Province Provides $75,000 for Truth and Reconciliation Week Events (September 22, 2021)
Public Health, Education Officials Announce Changes to Contact Identification and Management in Schools (September 21, 2021)
Province Announces Task Force on Poverty and Education (September 17, 2021)
New Provincial Curriculum Advisory Panel Members Named (September 10, 2021)
Province Announces Additional Mental Health Funding to Support the Return to School (September 7, 2021)
Province Acknowledges Day for Truth and Reconciliation on Sept. 30 (September 3, 2021)
New Public Health Orders Take Effect Tomorrow (September 2, 2021)

August 2021

Manitoba Expands Vaccine Passports for Fully Immunized Individuals as of Sept. 3 (August 27, 2021)
Manitoba Will Require COVID-19 Vaccinations or Testing for Designated Government Employees (August 24, 2021)
Manitoba Releases Safe Return to Schools Plan (August 5, 2021)
Public Health Order changes to come into effect Aug. 7; many sectors to fully open with no restrictions (August 3, 2021)

July 2021

Province Announces First Round of Successful Applications to the 2021 Teachers' Idea Fund (July 16, 2021)
Diverse Student Interests, Identities, Backgrounds and Perpectives Part of Minister's Student Advisory Council (July 7, 2021)

June 2021

Province Thanks the Education Community after a School Year Full of Challenges (June 24, 2021)
More than 244,000 Education Property Tax Rebate Cheques Distributed to Manitoba Municipalities with June Tax Deadline (June 24, 2021)
Province Puts Forward Facts Against Misinformation Campaign on Bill 64 (June 14, 2021)
Government Establishes Minister’s Advisory Council on Inclusive Education (June 10, 2021)
Manitoba Launches '4-3-2-One Great Summer' Reopening Path (June 10, 2021)
New Vaccine Lottery to Encourage Immunizations for All Eligible Manitobans (June 9, 2021)
Province Continues Targeted Approach to Remote Learning (June 3, 2021)
Manitoba's Spring Session Focused on Protecting Manitobans with Historic Investments in Health Care, Education and Social Services (June 1, 2021)

May 2021

More Than 5,300 Manitobans Participate in Parent Engagement Telephone Town Hall (May 28)
Province Provides Protection and Additional Millions of Dollars for Safe Schools as Pandemic Continues (May 27)
Education Property Tax Rebate Cheques Being Mailed to Manitobans (May 21)
Province Announces Parent Engagement Task Force Members as It Advances Better Education Starts Today (May 20)
Manitoba Launches Online Survey to Seek Input on Manitoba Student Aid (May 18)
Manitoba Expands Pfizer Vaccine Eligibility to Young People Aged 12 to 17 (May 14)
K-12 Schools in Winnipeg, Brandon to Move to Remote Learning Effective May 12 (May 9)
Tens of Thousands of Students Benefit from Mental Health Promotion Project at Schools (May 7, 2021)
Province Enhances Access to Online Summer School for Grades 9 to 12 Students (May 3, 2021)

April 2021

Province to Provide More than $25 Million for Youth Employment in Summer (April 29, 2021)
Government Seeks Participants for new Provincial Curriculum Advisory Panel (April 28, 2021)
Manitoba Government Continues to Deliver on 20 New Schools Guarantee (April 27, 2021)
Province Announces Additional Funding for Mental Health Programs for Teachers, Staff, Students Dealing with the Impacts of COVID-19 Pandemic (April 23, 2021)
Province Introduces Legislation that would provide Education Property Tax Rebates to Manitobans (April 19, 2021)
Nine Outstanding Manitoba Educators are Recipients of the Excellence in Education Awards (April 18, 2021)
Province Extends Home Nutrition and Learning Program (April 16, 2021)
Budget 2021 Makes Record Investment of $3 Billion in K-12 Education with Significant Investments for Capital Infrastructure Projects (April 15, 2021)
Province Announces Engagement Plan as It Implements Better Education Starts Today Strategy (April 13, 2021)
Province to Engage Youth on Kindergarten to Grade 12 Education Transformation (April 9, 2021)

March 2021

Manitoba Putting Students First (March 15, 2021)
Manitoba Announces Release Date of the Kindergarten to Grade 12 Review (March 12, 2021)
Province Invests in Education and Training to Combat Child Sexual Exploitation (March 9, 2021)


Bill 64, the Education Modernization Act

FINAL Report, K-12 Education Review

Related Links

Better Education Starts Today (MB Education)
Remote Learning Support Centre
Manitoba Education COVID-19 Education Plan
Guidelines for Transportation to Schools
Manitoba Government

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