On February 25, 2021, Finance Minister Travis Toews delivered the provincial budget for 2021. While there was much speculation on how the government would handle the financial demands of running our province during a pandemic, concern also existed about what parameters may be used to determine public education funding for the 2021/22 school year.
Another difficulty in determining the full impact on public education was the lack of school jurisdiction funding profiles, which are traditionally released in tandem with the budget. The government has differed the release of this information until later in the spring.
Below is a listing of news articles, publications and interviews focussing on public education funding and the Alberta Budget 2021.