The fundamental goal of education in Alberta is to inspire all students to achieve success and fulfillment, and reach their full potential. All First Nations, Métis and Inuit students in Alberta, including students living on-reserve, deserve to meet or exceed the educational outcomes set for all Alberta students.
Alberta Education is working in collaboration with education partners to implement programs and initiatives to eliminate the achievement gap between First Nations, Métis and Inuit students, and other students in Alberta.
The ministry provides system supports to students, parents, teachers and school leaders within provincial and federal education systems, including:
We work with partners to:
Improving First Nations, Métis and Inuit student success is a shared responsibility. It requires continued collaboration among students, parents, communities, education stakeholders and government.
The complete Provincial Accountability Pillar Report is available in a single document. A summary of results for self-identified First Nations, Métis and Inuit students is also available. Reporting the provincial Accountability Pillar results assures students are meeting provincial and local targets and provincial expectations.
Alberta Education works with school authorities to ensure that three-year education plans reflect strategies to improve First Nation, Métis and Inuit student achievement and to support First Nations, Métis and Inuit education for all students.