Re: Johnson's plans for wholesale transformation:
"What’s needed isn’t change for the sake of change, or change for the sake of advancing a certain fashionable...ideology.
We need a system based on proven best practices." #ableg
Teachers would be told how to teach & principals chosen based on their adherence to gov't doctrine would manage them. #ableg
"The Progressive Conservatives all too often dismiss their critics as uninformed.
The PCs continue to suggest that critics of their plans simply don’t understand the issues... even as [they take] up the fight of experts...non-partisan & independent" #ableg
"Johnson repeatedly denies what his education department is clearly doing.
But a transformation's indeed in the works.
Teachers worry “Inspiring Education” formula's a recipe for far more work & stress in a job that's plenty tough already" #ableg
"Many concerned that big business and big textbook publishers are driving change in Alberta Education.
...Adjunct Professor of Ed ?ed role of big U.S. publishing companies in development of curriculum in AB" #ableg