The key difference between the NDP’s guesstimate-ridden non-plan for school re-entry, and our plan, which has the support of superintendents and was approved by the Chief Medical Officer of Health, is that our comprehensive re-entry plan is actually feasible.
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Minister LaGrange was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta on April 16, 2019, as the MLA for Red Deer North.
A wife, mother of seven, and proud grandmother of four, LaGrange understands the importance of the role that parents play in the development of children. She has an extensive career in helping those Albertans who face physical and mental disabilities, earning her Diploma in Rehabilitative Studies from Humber College in 1981.
LaGrange also has a pedigree as an entrepreneur, owning a trucking company, as well as running a family farm.
Adriana LaGrange was appointed as Alberta’s Education Minister on April 30, 2019. Serving as a Trustee of the Red Deer Catholic Regional School Division for more than 11 years, LaGrange is well positioned to understand the unique needs of the education system. She is committed to the development of a modern curriculum to prepare Alberta’s next generation with the skills they need to succeed.
In the Community
Under the guidelines provided through Alberta’s comprehensive school re-entry plan, students will return to learning in classrooms at the beginning of the 2020-21 school year.
Increased support for skilled trades professionals is part of our commitment to boost apprenticeship opportunities across the province and ensure we’re building a skilled workforce today to meet the demands of tomorrow.
As part of Alberta’s Recovery Plan, $25 million will support five life-changing recovery communities that focus on holistic addiction recovery, adding 400 mental health & addiction treatment beds.
Today is my 36th anniversary, and until just minutes ago I thought it would be the first anniversary Darren and I spent apart.
As part of our Economic Recovery Plan we are investing into our post-secondary system, not only to create jobs, but to provide modern, world-class education to our students.