Education

Defenceman Zack Hayes and captain Curtis Miske of the Prince Albert Raiders sport concussion simulation goggles and demonstrate the early signs of a concussion.
Defenceman Zack Hayes and captain Curtis Miske of the Prince Albert Raiders sport concussion simulation goggles and demonstrate the early signs of a concussion. Tyler Marr/paNOW Staff

Raiders team up to teach concussion, first aid safety

By Tyler Marr
February 6, 2018 - 2:00pm

The Prince Albert Raiders teamed up with Parkland Ambulance and the Acquired Brain Injury Program to talk basic first aid and concussions with Grade 8 students at Saint John Community School.

Regina Rosemont MLA Trent Wotherspoon and Saskatoon Meewasin MLA Ryan Meili are vying to secure leadership of the New Democratic Party.
Regina Rosemont MLA Trent Wotherspoon and Saskatoon Meewasin MLA Ryan Meili are vying to secure leadership of the New Democratic Party. Tyler Marr/paNOW Staff

Rural outreach, healthcare investments top P.A. NDP leadership debate

By Tyler Marr
February 4, 2018 - 7:53am

As the race for leadership of the Saskatchewan New Democrats nears the home stretch, the two vying to secure the top job are slowly separating themselves from one another — though still overwhelming pitch parallel ideas.

The appointment of Gord Wyant as the new education minister has been welcomed by P.A. education officials as well as the Sask.Teachers' Federation
The appointment of Gord Wyant as the new education minister has been welcomed by P.A. education officials as well as the Sask.Teachers' Federation file photo/paNOW

New education minister appointment welcomed by P.A. officials

By Glenn Hicks
February 3, 2018 - 10:25am

A local school administrator and chair are welcoming the appointment of Gord Wyant as the new Minister of Education.

Wyant was appointed to the new and first cabinet of incoming Premier Scott Moe. He replaces previous education minister Bronwyn Eyre.

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