Toolkit: Understanding Alberta’s School Act

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Tip Sheet: Alberta’s School ActInformation for Students 

This document outlines the responsibilities of students under the revised School Act, in force June 1, 2015.

Tip Sheet: Alberta’s School ActInformation for Parents and Guardians

This document outlines the responsibilities of parents and guardians under the revised School Act, as well as those of school boards as they relate to parents.

Tip Sheet: Alberta’s School ActInformation for School Staff 

This document outlines the responsibilities of teachers, school administrators and other staff under the revised School Act, as well as those of students and parents as they relate to school staff.

Tip Sheet: Alberta’s School ActDeveloping an Effective Code of Conduct

This document is intended to assist school boards in developing student codes of conduct in accordance with the revised School Act, including provisions for ensuring that school codes of conduct foster a welcoming, caring, respectful and safe learning environment.

Webinar: Writing a Student Conduct Policy (coming soon)

This instructional video walks school boards and administrators through the process of developing a code of conduct that is effective and in alignment with the revised School Act and upcoming new Education Act.

Discussion Guide: Collaborating to create a welcoming, caring, respectful and safe learning environment that respects diversity and fosters a sense of belonging 

This document is a discussion guide for talking to your community about creating welcoming, caring, respectful and safe schools and communities, including engagement tools and conversation starters for facilitating a discussion of the Education Act and related responsibilities for school and community leaders.