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    Minister Adriana LaGrange

    Adriana LaGrange was appointed as Minister of Education on April 30, 2019.

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Our responsibilities

Through safe and caring schools for all students, Alberta’s government is making life better by investing in education – one of the most important investments we can make in our future.

The Ministry has the following responsibilities:

  • develop curriculum and set standards
  • evaluate curriculum and assess outcomes
  • teacher development and certification
  • support students with diverse learning needs
  • fund and support school boards
  • First Nations, Métis and Inuit and Francophone education
  • oversees basic education policy and regulations

In focus

Vision for student learning engagement

Gathered input on the draft ministerial order on student learning to help shape the direction of education. The finalized ministerial order came into effect on August 6, 2020.

Parents and students can learn how to attend school safely and what to do if a student shows symptoms of illness.

Online Learning Guides

The new guides will help students and their families assess the strengths of online and blended learning.

Graduation requirements, credentials and credits

Learn about the many ways to finish high school in Alberta.

Diploma exam and Provincial Achievement Test results

Provincial Achievement Test and diploma exam results are available.

Latest news

  • Jan 17, 2021

    Minister of Children’s Services Rebecca Schulz and Minister of Education Adriana LaGrange issued the following statement on International Mentoring Day:

  • Jan 17, 2021

    Minister of Education Adriana LaGrange and Minister of Jobs, Economy and Innovation Doug Schweitzer issued the following statement on Kid Inventors’ Day:

  • Jan 14, 2021

    Language describing case numbers of COVID-19 in schools is being updated based on feedback from education partners – including parents, schools and boards.

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