Shared Responsibility FAQs

Frequently asked questions about the Shared Responsibility Program

Q: What grade levels does the Shared Responsibility program cover?

A: The Shared Responsibility program covers Gr. 1-12

 

Q: What is the registration fee to enroll in the Shared Responsibility program?

A: There is no cost to register in the Shared Responsibility program for Alberta residents.

 

Q: Do students enrolled in the Shared Responsibility program have to follow the Alberta Education outcomes?

A: Students in the Shared Responsibility program follow the outcomes in any teacher-directed courses they choose (Online or PBR), but do not have to follow the outcomes in any parent-directed courses they choose (Home Ed).

 

Q: Do you provide a list of recommended resources?

A: A list of recommended resources is provided upon registration.

 

Q: Am I assigned a homeschool facilitator?

A: Yes, a homeschool facilitator will be assigned to your student. After your registration is accepted, you will be connected with your facilitator who will meet with you in the fall and in the spring (virtual visits until Covid numbers decrease). Your facilitator is also available to assist throughout the year via email, phone, or Zoom.

 

Q: Can someone assist me in choosing resources?

A: Yes, your homeschool facilitator will assist you in choosing resources, if you would like that assistance.

 

Q: Do I have to create an Educational Plan by myself?

A: No, you do not have to create an Ed Plan by yourself. Your facilitator would be more than happy to assist you with that.

 

Q: Are report cards issued in the Shared Responsibility program?

A: Report cards are issued for any teacher-directed courses (Online or PBR) in the Shared Responsibility program. Report cards are not issued for Home Ed courses.

 

Q: Do you offer Activity Days?

A: Yes! We offer a wide range of activity days for our families. That list is available upon registration and includes activities all across the province. Events may look a little different this year, due to Covid.

 

Q: Do you offer funding within the Shared Responsibility program?

A: Funding is based on what courses you choose teacher-directed, and what courses you choose Home Ed. For specific funding questions, please email michelle@nsaschool.ca

 

Q: Where can I register for the Shared Responsibility Program?

A: Click here to register for the Shared Responsibility program.