Future Ready is a Government of Alberta initiative focused on ensuring that every Albertan has the skills they need to succeed in a changing economy. From a comprehensive curriculum renewal to new investment in apprenticeship and workforce training, Future Ready programs are designed to ensure that all Albertans can find rewarding work – today and tomorrow.

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About Future Ready

Providing the education and training systems Albertans need to succeed in a diversified economy.

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Early learning and child care centres

Supporting working families with a new approach to child care.

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School nutrition pilot program

Improving access to healthy meals in schools will help kids thrive – in and out of the classroom. 

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Curriculum review

Developing a student-centred provincial curriculum to prepare students for rewarding careers.

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Post-secondary tuition

Ensuring post-secondary education is accessible and affordable for all Albertans.

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Awards for Indigenous students

Encouraging First Nations, Métis and Inuit Albertans to pursue post-secondary and graduate studies.

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Summer Temporary Employment Program

Helping employers provide opportunities for students to gain valuable work experience.

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Adult learning program

Providing learning supports to improve adult literacy and prepare Albertans for success.

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Apprentice Training Award

Supporting unemployed Alberta apprentices in their technical training.

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Bridge-to-Teacher Certification

Training programs prepare industry professionals to teach in schools.