• Discussions with Conciliator Continue

    The government and the Nova Scotia Teachers Union (NSTU) have agreed to return to the table for conciliation talks on Monday, January 16. Talks resumed Tuesday, January 10 and continued to Saturday, January 14. The province remains hopeful that we can reach an agreement. English


    Le gouvernement et le Syndicat des enseignants de la Nouvelle-Écosse (NSTU) ont accepté de retourner à la table pour poursuivre les discussions de conciliation le lundi 16 janvier. Les discussions ont repris le mardi 10 janvier et se sont poursuivies le samedi 14 janvier. La province continue d’espérer que le processus débouchera sur une issue positive. Français

  • Out-of-School Learning Time Grants

    The Department is pleased to announce a new grant to assist communities and public schools to help their students succeed in Math and Literacy through learning outside of the school day.
     

    Subventions à l’apprentissage hors des périodes scolaires

    Le ministère a le plaisir d'annoncer une nouvelle subvention pour que les communautés et les écoles publiques puissent aider leurs élèves à réussir en mathématiques et en littératie grâce à l'apprentissage hors des périodes scolaires. 
  • Affordable, Quality Child Care: A Great Place to Grow!

    Government will make child care more affordable for families while improving wages for early childhood educators.

  • Nova Scotia Provincial Literacy Strategy

    The provincial literacy strategy will ensure young Nova Scotians have the literacy skills to thrive in school and beyond.

    The province is investing $3.2 million in more direct support for students and more support for teachers to strengthen literacy learning in all subjects and grades, every day.

  • The 3Rs: Renew, Refocus, Rebuild

    Nova Scotia’s Action Plan for Education is helping to improve the learning and teaching environment in Nova Scotia.

     

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  • Minister's Action Plan to Modernize and Improve Education System

    A stronger emphasis on math and literacy in the early grades is one of the initiatives parents and students will see next September from a new five-year education action plan.