K-12 Education options in Alberta

 

Understanding education options in Alberta

Alberta "offers the greatest degree of school choice in Canada", according to a cross-Canada comparative analysis Measuring Choice and Competition in Canadian Education, published by the Barbara Mitchell Centre for Improvement in Education.

Alberta's wide array of education choices include government public schools, separate (Catholic) schools, Francophone schools, independent schools, home education, charter schools, as well as a broad range of alternative programs within public and separate schools.  

More in-depth information about these various options is available on the Alberta government "Education Options" page, as well as through a variety of additional organizations, articles and videos, some of which are listed below.  

 

Separate (Catholic) schools in Alberta

 

Independent (Private) Schools in Alberta

 

Home Education in Alberta

 

Charter schools in Alberta

 

Francophone schools in Alberta

 


To learn more about the key components and benefits of authentic education choice, as well as the areas which strengthen or hinder education choice, visit the "What is education choice?" page on our website. 

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