RADF Investment: $3.1 million
Other Investment: $1.9 million
Total Investment: $5.0 million
Project Period: November 2009–November 2013
This project will provide unique learning opportunities for people living in Aboriginal communities in northern Alberta and will be operated out of the Athabasca District. The initiative is creating a system of student supports, community-based education databases, and access to e-learning opportunities based on the community's needs. Education services are responding to local interests and building on people's existing education levels and professional or life experiences. A total of 23 Aboriginal communities are taking part in the project.
Expected Outcomes and Benefits
All projects go through a selection process to ensure they will improve the quality of life for Albertans. This project meets this objective through the following outcomes and benefits: