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.

Each year ASCA is invited to represent the advocacy positions established by the membership at provincial level committees. From April 2018 to April 2019, ASCA has been represented at, or participated on, the following:

Alberta Education

  • Building an Inclusive Education System
  • Diploma Exams Advisory
  • High School Completion
  • Curriculum Development
  • Curriculum Implementation
  • Assurance Review Working Group
  • Education Business Plan Engagement
  • System Excellence Advisory Committee
  • Student Transportation Working Group
  • Valuing Mental Health Advisory Committee
  • Alberta Research Network
  • Provincial Approach to Student Information
  • Time-out, Seclusion and Physical Restraint Guidelines Advisory
  • Education Budget Consultation  


Education Partner Joint Initiatives

  • Edmonton Public School Board First Nations, Métis, Inuit External Advisory
  • Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity (SOGI 123) (ARC Foundation) Advisory
  • Joint Commitment to Action Advisory - Reconciliation
  • National Forum on Wellness in Post-Secondary Education Advisory
  • Red Deer College (RDC) Bachelor of Education Program Advisory Committee (BEDPAC)
  • Rural Education Symposium Advisory and Planning
  • WE Schools Advisory
  • Well Ahead Advisory
  • Alberta Catholic School Trustees Association (ACSTA) General Meeting
  • Alberta School Boards Association (ASBA) General Meetings
  • Alberta Teacher’s Association (ATA) Annual Representative Assembly (ARA)
  • 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
  • Next Generation (CAREERS)
  • Rural Education Symposium


Alberta Regional Professional Development Consortia (ARPDC)

  • Calgary Region
  • Central Alberta
  • East Central (Learning Network)
  • Edmonton Region
  • Southern Alberta
  • Northwest Region