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Public Interest Alberta has released a report entitled "A Just and Fair Alberta: Priorities for Change," which is designed to serve as a key resource for individuals and organizations in Alberta's 2015 provincial election. Our task forces and... Apr. 07, 2015 Blog , PIA, Proportional Representation, Democracy, Childcare, Post-Secondary Education, Education, Environment, Human Services & Poverty, Seniors, Privatization
April 2, 2015 - News & Views PIA E-Newsletter PIA News & Events 1. Last chance to register for our annual advocacy conference The last day to register for our upcoming advocacy conference is this coming Monday, April 6th. Our full list of... Apr. 02, 2015 Blog , PIA, Democracy, Childcare, Post-Secondary Education, Education, Environment, Human Services & Poverty, Seniors, Privatization
March 20, 2015 - News & Views PIA E-Newsletter PIA News & Events 1. Tickets to Avi Lewis on sale now for Edmonton and Calgary Award-winning documentary filmmaker and television journalist Avi Lewis will deliver keynote addresses entitled "Our... Mar. 20, 2015 Blog , PIA, Environment, Seniors
March 6, 2015 - News & Views PIA E-Newsletter PIA News & Events 1. New campaign calls for increased government investment in post-secondary education We recently launched a new campaign called "Post-Secondary Education is the Answer" to call for... Mar. 06, 2015 Blog , PIA, Post-Secondary Education, Education, Human Services & Poverty, Seniors
Just a few days ago we launched a new campaign called "Post-Secondary Education is the Answer" to call for increased government investment in post-secondary education (PSE). PSE can provide the answers to many of the important questions... Mar. 03, 2015 Blog , PIA, Post-Secondary Education
February 20, 2015 - News & Views PIA E-Newsletter PIA News & Events 1. "Alarm Bells Ringing" report shines light on classroom conditions in Alberta Last week we released the results of a province-wide survey of parents, teachers, education... Feb. 20, 2015 Blog , PIA, Childcare, Education, Seniors
If Alberta had a fair taxation system, we could develop a comprehensive early childhood education and care system that would support 110,000 childcare, day-home, and after school spaces. While the Alberta government’s Social Policy Framework identified... Feb. 19, 2015 Blog , PIA, Childcare
Dear Public Interest Alberta supporters, In the 2012 election, the Alberta PC Party promised it would fund full-day kindergarten for all Albertans. To date, it has failed to follow through on its promise and is now saying Alberta cannot afford it. The 30... Feb. 13, 2015 Blog , PIA, Education
On February 9, 2015, we released the results of a province-wide survey of parents, teachers, education workers, and students, called “Alarm Bells Ringing: Voices from Schools”. “The survey reveals that increasingly unacceptable classroom conditions... Feb. 10, 2015 Blog , PIA, Education
February 6, 2015 - News & Views PIA E-Newsletter PIA News & Events 1. New 30-second video shows Alberta could fund full-day kindergarten Earlier this week we held a media conference at the Alberta Teachers' Association's North Central Teachers'... Feb. 06, 2015 Blog , PIA, Childcare, Education