The foundation statements in this section clarify the principles supportive of the public school system in that the school board is a legal entity -- an autonomous body created by the legislature -- intended to function in a democratic manner.
The philosophic commitments, viewed as an educational philosophy, serve to guide the Board in policy development, the administrative staff actions and the operational decisions of staff. The philosophy should be interpreted through goals and specific expectations.
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Edmonton Public Schools
Centre for Education
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