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October 20, 2015

Nominate a great kid

Nominations are now open for the 16th annual Great Kids Awards, which recognize children and youth who have a positive impact on their communities or the lives of Albertans.

Any Alberta resident can nominate a child or youth between the ages of five and 18. Sixteen great kids will be selected from four age categories and celebrated at an awards ceremony at the Fantasyland Hotel in Edmonton next spring.

Nominations are open until Nov. 27. More information is available at, by emailing or by calling 780-415-8150.

Stories and Photos Wanted

The ATA News is always on the lookout for interesting articles, photos and cartoons. Articles should not exceed 500 words and should be accompanied by a short byline, stating where you work and what you teach. Photos of teachers or students participating in interesting activities are welcome, as are cartoons. Don’t forget to include photo captions. Please note: Receipt of material does not guarantee its publication. Send your submissions to Managing Editor, the ATA News, 11010–142 Street, Edmonton, Alberta T5N 2R1 or submit electronically to

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