A strong public education system is the cornerstone of a healthy and vibrant community.
The best public education happens when the community participates in its development to ensure that disadvantaged students succeed in school and that every student is prepared for adult life.
Our supporters make educational enhancement programs possible in the Calgary Board of Education and provide student awards, scholarships, and bursaries to ensure that Calgary students have the opportunity to achieve more.
“It whoket but the problem still was that it still whoed be hard to get our lunch kit.” This is an excerpt form an English Language Learner (ELL) student at Belfast Elementary School, describing a potential solution to organizational issues in her classroom backpack and lunch kit storage area.Read the article
On May 9, 2018, EducationMatters launched our Fuel the Future event to raise awareness and dollars to support educational enrichments for students across Calgary. The event, held at the Calgary Board of Education Centre was busy, with 128 guests, students, and volunteers in attendance.Read the article