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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
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. This 30-second video shows how making our tax... Feb. 05, 2015 Blog , PIA, Education
The first two speakers to be announced for Public Interest Alberta's upcoming conference "A Just and Fair Alberta: Making It Happen" are keynote speaker Avi Lewis and plenary speaker Asbjorn Wahl! The conference will take place in Edmonton from April 9th... Jan. 29, 2015 Blog , PIA
January 23, 2015 - News & Views PIA E-Newsletter PIA News & Events 1. Avi Lewis announced as keynote speaker for 2015 PIA conference We are excited to announce that award-winning journalist and filmmaker Avi Lewis will be the keynote speaker for... Jan. 23, 2015 Blog , PIA, Environment, Human Services & Poverty, Seniors