Board of Trustees: Chair MIA?

Where has Chair Bowen-Eyre been? On September 10, 2014, Calgary experienced a summer snowstorm with unexpected consequences: breaking tree-branches, power outages and no classes at some schools. There was confusion…

Is it about who brings it forward or the merit of the proposal?

p5rn7vb I ask this simple question to all 7 of our Public School Trustees. When reports and motions are presented to you, do you focus on┬áthe merit of what is…

Are your trustees focused on students?

If you watch a board of trustee public meeting you have likely heard the phrase “we are focused on student success” or we have to look at “students first”. When…

How many CBE employees does it take to answer 5 questions?

As you read through the reams of e mails surrounding a FOIP request by Metro Calgary reporter Jeremy Nolais, it is staggering how many people are involved in answering 5…

Who does your trustee represent?

The answer “should be” simple. An elected official should always be representing their constituents. With your publicly elected Calgary Board of Education, the answer is not so simple. Their own…