Help Shape Our Education System. Participate in the Manitoba Government K-12 Education Review.

Consultations

A Comprehensive, Independent Review of the Kindergarten to Grade 12 Education System

Public Consultation Discussion Paper, April 2019

Public Consultation Discussion Paper, April 2019 ( 314 KB)
This paper sets the context for a comprehensive review of the Kindergarten to Grade 12 education system and introduces Manitoba’s Commission on Kindergarten to Grade 12 Education. It also provides an overview of the commission’s mandate and the processes it will undertake to engage Manitobans in improving student achievement and student outcomes.

Discussion Paper Summary, April 2019

Discussion Paper Summary, April 2019 ( 453 KB)
Manitoba students and their families deserve excellence in education. A strong education can set students up for success – in the workforce, in postsecondary education, and in life in general. The goal of this review is to find the best solutions for Manitoba’s education system to ensure our students can succeed in today’s global community no matter what path they choose.


Interactive Public Workshop Schedule

Help shape our education system.

The Manitoba Commission on Kindergarten to Grade 12 Education is hosting a series of interactive public workshops to get your views and opinions on the future of Manitoba's education system.

Interactive Public Workshop Schedule
Date Time Location Registration
April 24, 2019 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm Caboto Centre
1055 Wilkes Avenue, Winnipeg
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April 25, 2019 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm Westwood School
46 Mallard Crescent, Thompson
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April 27, 2019 9:00 am to 11:30 am Canad Inns Destination Centre Club Regent
1415 Regent Avenue West, Winnipeg
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April 27, 2019 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm Canad Inns Destination Centre Club Regent
1415 Regent Avenue West, Winnipeg

This meeting will be facilitated in French.
(Language interpretation available)
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May 6, 2019 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm Wescana Inn
439 Fischer Avenue, The Pas
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May 9, 2019 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm Clarion Hotel & Suites
3130 Victoria Avenue, Brandon

Bilingual
(Language interpretation available)
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May 11, 2019 9:00 am to 11:30 am Aspen Lodge
200 1st Street SE, Dauphin
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May 13, 2019 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm Carman Collegiate
121 4th Avenue SE, Carman
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May 14, 2019 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm Pat Porter Active Living Centre
10 Chrysler Gate, Steinbach
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May 15, 2019 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm Caboto Centre
1055 Wilkes Avenue, Winnipeg
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Here's what you can expect.

The workshops will offer an informal and interactive way for you to share your thoughts. The flexible format, led by facilitators, offers opportunities to get more information, provide feedback, or take part in round-table discussions as your time and interest allow.

The information you provide will help the commission develop its recommendations as part of a comprehensive, independent review of our province’s elementary and secondary education system.


Online Surveys

Two online surveys are available for Manitobans to provide their input on the education issues that are important to them.

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Written Submissions

You may provide a written submission to the Commission by May 30, 2019.

To ensure the Commission considers your submission, please include:

  • Your name and contact information. If you are submitting on behalf of an organization, please include appropriate information.

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Submissions may be sent to:

Email: K12educationcommission@gov.mb.ca
Fax: 204-945-0221

Manitoba's Commission on Kindergarten to Grade 12 Education
470 - 800 Portage Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R3G 0N4

Thank you for helping to shape Manitoba's K-12 education system.


Public Hearings

Individuals or organizations that would like to present their perspectives and recommendations at a public hearing are invited to submit a formal brief to the commission.

Briefs must:

  • be submitted using the provided template and be no longer than 2,000 words
  • address one or more of the six areas of focus
  • include specific recommendations

Only one formal brief per individual or organization will be accepted. All briefs will be considered to be a request to present at a public hearing, and in the spirit of transparency, they will be posted on the commission's website. Selected groups and individuals will be invited to present to the commission. Priority will be given to those who offer bold recommendations and innovative solutions, and those who have not already been heard from through other public engagement opportunities.

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Collection of Exemplary Practices

As part of the information gathering to inform the review, the commission is inviting Manitoba teachers, those currently teaching and those who are retired, to share exemplary practices they have implemented and that have resulted in increased student achievement and outcomes. In 200 words or less, you are invited to provide a brief description of your exemplary practice, outlining what you did and the results that were achieved. Please be sure to include your name and contact information, so we may contact you for additional details and clarification if necessary.

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