Provincial Committee Work

ASCA Provincial Involvement

ASCA participates in provincial decision-making by bringing the parent voice on school councils to the committees that regularly collaborate with Alberta Education and other provincial organizations representing teachers, school trustees, superintendents and universities.

ASCA Advocacy and Action Update 2023-2024

Each year ASCA is invited to represent the advocacy positions established by the membership at provincial level committees. From April 2023 to March 2024, ASCA has been represented at, or participated on, the following:

Alberta Education

  • Alberta Research Network
  • July 2023 Digital Assessment Technical Briefing
  • September 2023 Draft K-6 Social Studies Curriculum Consultation
  • Winter 2023 Draft Social Studies Curriculum Guiding Framework Stakeholder Consultation
  • January 2024 Draft K-6 Social Studies Curriculum Scope and Sequence Stakeholder Consultation
  • February 2024 Proposed Parent Rights/Preserving Youth Choices Legislation Stakeholder Briefing
  • Budget 2024 Stakeholder Briefing
  • March 2024 Draft K-6 Social Studies Curriculum update, summary, next steps Stakeholder Briefing


Education Partner Joint Initiatives and Learning Opportunities

  • ASBA, ASBOA, ASCA, CASS Four Partners
  • Indigenous Education and Reconciliation Advisory Circle (IERC)
  • Rural Education Symposium Advisory and Planning (ARES)
  • Alberta School Boards Association (ASBA) Spring and Fall General Meetings
  • Association of School Business Officials of Alberta (ASBOA) Conference
  • College of Alberta School Superintendents (CASS) Conferences & FNMI Gathering
  • Public School Boards’ Association of Alberta (PSBAA) General Meetings
  • Rural Education Symposium (ARES)
  • Honouring Indigenous Spirit Award Selection Committee and Award Ceremony


Regional Professional Development Consortium

  • Alberta Regional Professional Development Consortia (ARPDC)
  • Edmonton (ERLC)
  • Southern Alberta (SAPDC)
  • Central Alberta (CARC)
  • East Central/Learning Network (LNES)
  • Calgary (CRC)
  • Northwest (NRLC)