The School Act sets out the goals, roles and responsibilities of Alberta’s Early Childhood Services to Grade 12 (ECS-12) education system.
The School Amendment Act, formerly Bill 28 amends the School Act to better reflect what is in the best interest of current and future students. The bill includes proposed changes to:
An Act to Support Gay-Straight Alliances, formerly Bill 24 clarifies school authority roles and responsibilities around student organizations, including gay-straight and queer-straight alliances (GSAs and QSAs).
The following regulations take their authority from specific sections of the School Act and describe additional legal requirements that must be met by the Government of Alberta, school boards, charter schools, private schools, teachers and parents. The relevant sections of the School Act are identified after each regulation.