The ASBA serves and represents Alberta's 61 school boards
Ready for the Education Act and regulations: Toolkit for boards
On June 2, the minister of education announced the government was delaying proclamation of the new Education Act until September 2016. ASBA staff will incorporate any emergent changes into the resources we are developing for school boards.
Education is exciting. Politics is exciting. Trusteeship is the opportunity to combine both. How exciting! Whether you are a student, parent, staff or community member, get involved in your local school system and help make your community vision a reality!
Chair, Edmonton Public Schools
I became a trustee because I’m passionate about education and community involvement and development. I felt called to serve my faith community in this position
Trustee, Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools
J’adore la graduation. Pour bien des élèves, finir le secondaire va de soi. Mais pour bien des autres, la graduation reste un défi, et lorsqu’ils y arrivent, c’est un accomplissement énorme et la fierté des familles est palpable.
Chair, Conseil scolaire Centre-Nord
I had spent many hours volunteering in each of my son’s classes. Becoming a trustee gave me a way to stay involved and to keep learning relevant for them.
Chair, Livingstone Range School Division
As a Métis woman, I was aware of the significant issues our Aboriginal students face. I wanted to do what I could to help lower the achievement gaps, the low high school graduation rates and the high dropout rate for our students.