Op-Ed: School Governance by a Brovincial Board Appointed on a Partisan Basis
Education Minister Don Morgan is considering doing away with locally elected school trustees in favour of a provincial school board appointed by the provincial cabinet. We strongly disagree and here’s why. In 1990, we were engaged by the Progressive Conservative Minister of Education to review Saskatchewan school finance and governance. After considering theoretical and philosophical…
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