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Friday, February 9 • 10:30 - 11:30
Ahead By A Century: Learning from the Past, Inspiring the Future (A Conversation with the ATA President and the Minister of Education)

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Teachers in Alberta have a storied past. Over the last century, the province's teachers have demonstrated their constant creativity, ingenuity and compassion and have helped to elevate the reputation of Alberta’s public education system and its teaching profession to a level of excellence that is the envy of international jurisdictions. Ironically, the work of dedicated teachers seems to be increasingly the subject of criticism at a more local level. Join ATA President Greg Jeffery and the Honourable David Eggen, Minister of Education, as they reflect on the ATA's hundred-year journey and discuss the opportunities and challenges that are just over the horizon.

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The Honourable David Eggen

Minister of Education, Alberta Education
David Eggen was sworn in as the Minister of Education and as the Minister of Culture and Tourism on May 24, 2015. Mr. Eggen was elected as the Member of the Legislative Assembly for Edmonton-Calder on April 23, 2012 and again on May 5, 2015. He previously represented the constituency... Read More →
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Greg Jeffery

Past President, Alberta Teachers' Association
Greg Jeffery succeeded to the position of past president in 2019 followingtwo years of service as president, four years of service as vice-president and 10 years of service as district representative for Edmonton District. In those capacities, he has chaired the Central Table Bargaining... Read More →

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Friday February 9, 2018 10:30 - 11:30 MST
Shaw CC: Salon 8 9797 Jasper Ave
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  • Chairperson Wallace Porter - Wetaskiwin #18
  • Room Details Lecture Max Capacity - 320
  • Grade Focus General
  • Tags English