Council to Improve Classroom Conditions – Expression of Interest for Teachers

Are you interested in having a voice on ways to improve classroom conditions to effectively support student learning?
Then you may be interested in serving on the Council to Improve Classroom Conditions.

The Council to Improve Classroom Conditions was established in February 2017, and includes nine teachers – three each from elementary, junior high/middle and high school.

The terms of two of the teacher members are ending and the new positions will begin in September 2019.

To maintain the balance required in legislation, new members are needed for the following regions:

Regional Centre

Membership Role

Start Date

Tri-County Teacher - Junior High (7-9) September 2019

  • Deadline: 12 noon, Monday, June 17th 2019.
  • Substitutes are provided to allow members to participate.
  • Members' expenses are covered at the rates provided for the public service.


The Council’s mandate is to focus on priorities including assessment and evaluation, attendance, complex classrooms and inclusion, technology and data collection and reporting.

The Council is co-chaired by the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development and the Nova Scotia Teachers Union, and has three additional members appointed by the department.

For more information about the progress made to date, please visit