Excellence in education through exceptional school board governance

Being a school trustee

The ASBA developed these materials to explain the role of school boards and to help trustees communicate to their local communities about trusteeship and school boards.

Information for school trustees

Trustee booklet 2017-2021 (PDF-559K)

Your key to trusteeship and school boards in Alberta

Published 2013

Trustee booklet 2013-2017 (PDF–3.6MB)

Protocol for recognizing trustees at special events

School jurisdictions are encouraged to use this protocol to ensure trustees and other elected officials are appropriately introduced and involved at school, jurisdiction and jurisdiction events. A draft letter to introduce the protocol to jurisdiction staff is included.
Protocol (draft) (PDF–24K)
Introduce the protocol to staff: Letter (PDF–16K)