Education legislation, policies, and standards

Direction to educators and school authorities, goals, roles and responsibilities of Alberta’s education system.


The Attendance Board hears matters about student absenteeism referred to them by local school authorities.

Strengthened Education Services Agreements will help First Nations students feel more welcome and supported in provincial schools.

Federal and provincial legislation that impact K to 12 education in Alberta.

Additional direction to educators and school authorities to ensure that students receive a high quality education.

Information about the standards and why they are important.

Taking steps to improve the safety and wellbeing of Kindergarten to Grade 12 students.

A process of reviewing a school board or charter school’s decision on an appeal made by a parent or student.