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QESBA's first meeting with the Minister of Education

April 17, 2015

Quebec City, April 17, 2015 - The Quebec English School Boards Association (QESBA) met for a first time today with the Minister of Education François Blais in Quebec City. QESBA will not be issuing any formal statement on today's meeting. We will reflect on the discussion, consult our Board of Directors and make a...

Change for change sake - How does that help students suceed?

April 14, 2015

Montréal, April 15, 2015 - The Quebec English School Boards Association (QESBA) was surprised by the declarations made by the Ministre de l’Éducation, de l’Enseignement supérieur et de la Recherche (MEESR), François Blais, calling for a major overhaul of school boards even before holding a first meeting with...

A balanced budget built on the backs of our students

March 27, 2015

Québec City, March 26, 2015 – The Quebec English School Boards Association (QESBA) is very worried about our students’ future following today’s budget announcements. QESBA estimates a need for a 3% increase to cover basic system costs. Today’s budget, by our estimation, has a shortfall of approximately 3%...

QESBA welcomes new Minister of Education, Recreation and Sports

February 27, 2015

Montreal, February 27, 2015 – It is with pleasure that the Quebec English School Boards Association (QESBA) welcomes the New Minister of Education, Recreation and Sports (MELS) Mr. François Blais. QESBA looks forward to continuing a historically strong partnership the MELS and we firmly believe that it will...

QESBA seeks answers from Couillard Government

November 28, 2014

Montreal, November 28, 2014 - The Quebec English School Boards Association (QESBA) has sent a letter to Premier Philippe Couillard following consultation with all nine member boards on the proposed merger of the New Frontiers, Riverside and Eastern Townships School Boards. In the letter signed by President David...