We have two more provinces looking at Performance-Based Funding (PBF): Manitoba and New Brunswick. The former isn’t a huge surprise – it was something recommended by the Manitoba College Review (conducted in part by yours truly) and it
The Calgary-based Manning Centre will feature American conservative radio host Dennis Prager as one of its keynote speakers at an upcoming networking conference, a sometimes-controversial figure who recently complained that the left had made it...
A select group gathered last week at the exclusive Petroleum Club in downtown Calgary for an invite-only presentation from top city officials on the Green Line LRT, a meeting that sources say concluded with a fundraising request to help push a...
Let’s take a look at administrative bloat. It’s been about four and a half years since we last did it: time for another look. Now, the typical story we hear about administrative bloat concerns the huge numbers of
Dr Nicole WyattAdministrative bloat isn't really a thing at Canadian universities
Take a ride with me. First stop, London, England. UK university funding is handled by an intermediate institution known as the Office for Students (OfS). The Government decides on the amount of money it wants to spend on higher
This week, the ATA published what it calls a closer analysis of a government report containing 26 recommendations for the direction of curriculum and a draft ministerial order for the "vision" of education in Alberta.