Part of the mandate of Alberta Education is to review, authorize and develop quality learning and teaching resources.
Alberta Education authorizes and develops print, digital and multimedia resources that:
Resources are authorized, approved or developed according to rigorous curriculum standards, including Recognizing Diversity and Promoting Respect standards.
When resources are needed to support a particular course, program of studies or educational initiative, Alberta Education invites publishers, producers, developers and suppliers to respond to Bring-in Requests, Calls for Resources, Calls for Proposals or Requests for Proposals. Alberta Education maintains a database of companies that may be interested in responding, when solicited.