Mission & Values

Our Mission

To promote and serve member boards in supporting student success.

Our Vision

Inspiring exceptional public, separate and francophone school board governance.


Our Values

The Alberta School Boards Association (ASBA) values:

  • Accountability and Transparency
  • Collaboration
  • Diversity (embrace, reflect & respect)
  • Integrity


ASBA’s work is informed by these core values as well as the following priorities

To empower school boards to govern in support of the diverse educational needs of all students

  • Customizable services are accessible to all school boards to adapt to their local needs
  • Quality services are developed

To promote the value and credibility of member boards and the ASBA

  • Increased awareness and profile of locally elected Boards and the Association

To have influence in all decisions related to education in Alberta

  • Locally elected school boards and ASBA will be the identified leaders on all educational matters
  • Strong relationships are maintained with all stakeholders

To operate in a fiscally sound manner

  • Culture of transparency is promoted
  • Financial information will continue to be made available to members
Meet our members

ASBA member boards are comprised of Alberta's 61 locally-elected public, separate and francophone school boards

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