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The Memorandum of Understanding for First Nations Education in Alberta

Signed February 24. 2010, this MOU is meant to provide the framework for the included parties to work in partnership as equals with the intent to increase education success for First Nations students in Alberta. 

Highlights include:
  • development of a long-term strategic plan to restructure First Nations Education in Alberta
  • establishment of an Indigenous Knowledge and Wisdom Centre
  • creation of the Alberta First Nations Education Circle
  • focus on improving education outcomes for children in care, children with special needs, children not attending school or in danger of not attending school.
This document was signed by the Honorable Chuck Strahl, Minister of Indian and Northern Development Canada and Federal Interlocutor for Metis and Non-Status Indians; Dave Hancock, Alberta Education Minister; Len Webber, Minister of Aboriginal Relations; Eddy Makokis, Confederacy of Treaty 6 First Nations; Charles Weasel Head, Treaty 7 Management Corporation; and Allan Adam, Treaty 8 First Nations of Alberta.

This document affects all First Nations people in Alberta. If you would like to find out more information, please search for "MOU for First Nations Education" at the following sites:


2013-2014 School Year:

With the start of the new school year, we welcome new staff and new students to our schools. As a little bit of housekeeping, please make sure you have your student's Internet Acceptable Use Agreement, Transportation Registration, and FOIP form filled out and handed in. Please contact the school(s) or Transportation department for the appropriate forms.

Latest News

  • 2013 Nominees List Released The List of Nominees for the 2013 Peigan Board of Education Elections has been released and posted by Rebecca Yellow Wings, Chief Electoral Officer.Please feel free to download and ...
    Posted Nov 7, 2013, 9:38 AM by Ula Shirt
  • Post Secondary Courses Available 2014 Winter Term (Jan-Apr) at PBOE Academy - Lethbridge College General Studies and ECE 2nd Year Diploma. Applications now available. Contact Joslin Smith, Post Secondary Coordinator at (403)965-3910
    Posted Oct 21, 2013, 2:01 PM by Ula Shirt
  • Notice of Election The Peigan Board of Education Election 2013 Notice of Election has been publicly posted by Rebecca Yellow Wings, Chief Electoral Officer.For two (2) community members for Board TrusteeNomination ...
    Posted Oct 3, 2013, 10:09 AM by Ula Shirt
  • The Keepers of Traditions, Language and Stories Monday, September 23, 2013 - 12:00pmTreaty 7 Signing Re-enactment by Napi's Playground Elementary School Students at the Elementary School Gym. Lunch will be served. Please park in ...
    Posted Sep 17, 2013, 7:06 PM by Ula Shirt
  • Call for Chief Electoral Officer Peigan Board of Education Elections 2013Open: September 13, 2013 at 8:00amClose: September 27, 2013 at 12:00pm5.2    The Chief Electoral Officer shall:(a)   Be a ...
    Posted Sep 16, 2013, 11:41 AM by Ula Shirt
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