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Education System Information
Alberta Education System:
http://www.iau-aiu.net/onlinedatabases/pdf/Canada-Alberta.pdf
Higher education system in Alberta
British Columbia Education System:
http://www.iau-aiu.net/onlinedatabases/pdf/Canada-BritishColumbia.pdf
Higher education system in British Columbia
Department of Advanced Education and Employment:
http://www.aee.gov.sk.ca/
Education in Quebec: An Overview:
http://www.mels.gouv.qc.ca/daic/pdf/educqceng.pdf
Publication of the Ministry of Education, Recreation and Sport
Manitoba Education System:
http://www.iau-aiu.net/onlinedatabases/pdf/Canada-Manitoba.pdf
Higher education system in Manitoba
New Brunswick Education System:
http://www.iau-aiu.net/onlinedatabases/pdf/Canada-NewBrunswick.pdf
Higher education system in New Brunswick
Newfoundland and Labrador Education System:
http://www.iau-aiu.net/onlinedatabases/pdf/Canada-NewfoundlandLabrador
.pdf
Higher education system in Newfoundland and Labrador Database profile
Northwest Territories Education System:
http://www.iau-aiu.net/onlinedatabases/pdf/Canada-NorthwestTerritories
.pdf
Higher education system in Northwest Territories
Nova Scotia Education System:
http://www.iau-aiu.net/onlinedatabases/pdf/Canada-NovaScotia.pdf
Higher education system in Nova Scotia
Nunavut Education System:
http://www.iau-aiu.net/onlinedatabases/pdf/Canada-Nunanut.pdf
Higher education system in Nunavut
Ontario Education System:
http://www.iau-aiu.net/onlinedatabases/pdf/Canada-Ontario.pdf
Higher education system in Ontario
Overview of Education Alberta:
http://www.cicic.ca/483/alberta.canada
Published by the Canadian Council of Ministers of Education
Overview of Education Manitoba:
http://www.cicic.ca/481/manitoba.canada
Published by the Canadian Council of Ministers of Education
Overview of Education British Columbia:
http://www.cicic.ca/482/british-columbia.canada
Published by the Canadian Council of Ministers of Education
Overview of Education Canada:
http://www.cicic.ca/444/provinces-and-territories.canada
Published by the Canadian Council of Ministers of Education
Overview of Education New Brunswick:
http://www.cicic.ca/480/new-brunswick.canada
Published by the Canadian Council of Ministers of Education
Overview of Education Newfoundland and Labrador:
http://www.cicic.ca/479/newfoundland-and-labrador.canada
Published by the Canadian Council of Ministers of Education
Overview of Education Northwest Territories:
http://www.cicic.ca/478/northwest-territories.canada
Published by the Canadian Council of Ministers of Education
Overview of Education Nova Scotia:
http://www.cicic.ca/477/nova-scotia.canada
Published by the Canadian Council of Ministers of Education
Overview of Education Nunavut:
http://www.cicic.ca/476/nunavut.canada
Published by the Canadian Council of Ministers of Education
Overview of Education Ontario:
http://www.cicic.ca/475/ontario.canada
Published by the Canadian Council of Ministers of Education
Overview of Education Prince Edward Island:
http://www.cicic.ca/474/prince-edward-island.canada
Published by the Canadian Council of Ministers of Education
Overview of Education - Quebec:
http://www.cicic.ca/473/quebec.canada
Published by the Canadian Council of Ministers of Education
Overview of Education Saskatchewan:
http://www.cicic.ca/472/saskatchewan.canada
Published by the Canadian Council of Ministers of Education
Overview of Education Yukon:
http://www.cicic.ca/471/yukon.canada
Published by the Canadian Council of Ministers of Education
Prince Edward Island Education System:
http://www.iau-aiu.net/onlinedatabases/pdf/Canada-PrinceEdwardIsland.p
df
Higher education system in Prince Edward Island
Quebec Education System:
http://www.iau-aiu.net/onlinedatabases/pdf/Canada-Quebec.pdf
Higher education system in Quebec
Saskatchewan Education System:
http://www.iau-aiu.net/onlinedatabases/pdf/Canada-Saskatchewan.pdf
Higher education system in Saskatchewan
UNESCO International Bureau of Education Canada Page:
http://www.ibe.unesco.org/countries/Canada.htm
WENR - Education in Ontario, Canada, Undergoes Changes:
http://www.wes.org/ewenr/02Sept/Practical.htm
WENR - How to Deal with High School Credentials from Ontario:
http://www.wes.org/ewenr/wenrarchive/CA_CredentialsNovDec98.pdf
Yukon Education System:
http://www.iau-aiu.net/onlinedatabases/pdf/Canada-Yukon.pdf
Higher education system in Yukon
 
Government Links
Alberta Advanced Education Department:
http://www.advancededucation.gov.ab.ca/
Responsible for post-secondary and adult education as well as apprenticeship and industry training
Alberta Education Department:
http://www.cmec.ca/educmin.en.stm
Responsible for school related matters from Kindergarten to grade 12
Council of Ministers of Education:
http://www.cmec.ca/Pages/default.aspx
A forum for provincial ministers of education to discuss matters of mutual and national concern. Includes links to provincial ministries of education
Department of Education:
http://www.edu.gov.nu.ca/
Department of Education New Brunswick:
http://www.gnb.ca/0000/index-e.asp
Department of Education Newfoundland and Labrador:
http://www.ed.gov.nl.ca/edu/
Department of Education Nova Scotia:
http://www.ednet.ns.ca/
Department of Education Prince Edward Island:
http://www.gov.pe.ca/educ/
Department of Education Yukon:
http://www.education.gov.yk.ca/
Department of Learning Saskatchewan:
http://www.sasked.gov.sk.ca/
Responsible for pre-kindergarten to grade 12
Department of Post-Secondary Education and Training New Brunswick:
http://www.gnb.ca/0105/index-e.asp
Education, Culture and Employment Northwest Territories:
http://www.ece.gov.nt.ca/
Ministries of Education:
http://www.cmec.ca/educmin.en.stm
Links to each Provincial Ministry of Education
Ministry of Advanced Education British Columbia:
http://www.gov.bc.ca/aved/
Ministry of Education British Columbia:
http://www.gov.bc.ca/bced/
Ministry of Education Manitoba:
http://www.edu.gov.mb.ca/
Ministry of Education Ontario:
http://www.edu.gov.on.ca/
Ministry of Education, Recreation and Sport Quebec:
http://www.mels.gouv.qc.ca/
 
Educational Institutions
College and University Information Nova Scotia:
http://www.ednet.ns.ca/contact/universities.shtml
List of universities and colleges
Post-Secondary Institutions Alberta:
http://www.advancededucation.gov.ab.ca/post-secondary/institutions.aspx
Post-Secondary Institutions Manitoba:
http://www.edu.gov.mb.ca/aet/unicoll/unicollege.html
Post-Secondary Institutions Newfoundland and Labrador:
http://www.ed.gov.nl.ca/edu/postsecondary/public.html
Post-Secondary Institutions Northwest Territories:
http://www.ece.gov.nt.ca/Divisions/adult_literacy/indexAdult.htm
Post-Secondary Institutions Nunavut:
http://www.iau-aiu.net/onlinedatabases/pdf/Canada-Nunanut.pdf
Post-Secondary Institutions Prince Edward Island:
http://www.gov.pe.ca/educ/index.php3?number=74965&lang=E
Private or Out-of Province Public Institutions:
http://pctia.bc.ca/search/registeredInstitutions.htm
Institutions registered with the Private Career Training Institutions Agency
Private Post-Secondary Institutions Ontario:
http://www.edu.gov.on.ca/eng/general/priv_deg.html
Public Post-Secondary Institutions British Columbia:
http://www.aved.gov.bc.ca/institutions/welcome.htm
Public Post-Secondary Institutions Ontario:
http://www.edu.gov.on.ca/eng/general/list/univers.html
Universities and Community College Listings New Brunswick:
http://www.gnb.ca/0105/ps/univ_ccnb-e.asp
University Listings:
http://www.aucc.ca/can_uni/our_universities/index_e.html
Institution names only
University Listings Saskatchewan:
http://www.aeel.gov.sk.ca/post-secondary-educ-Institutions
 
Accreditation Bodies
Association of Accrediting Agencies:
http://www.aaac.ca/
Provides contact information of member accrediting organizations
Canadian Engineering Accreditation Board of the Canadian Council of Professional Engineers:
http://www.ccpe.ca/
National organization of the 12 provincial and territorial associations that regulate the practice of engineering in Canada and license the country's more than 160,000 professional engineers.
The Canadian Information Centre for International Credentials:
http://www.cicic.ca/indexe.stm
CICIC collects, organizes, and distributes information, and acts as a national clearing house and referral service to support the recognition and portability of Canadian and international educational and occupational qualifications
World Education Services:
http://www.wes.org/ca
Credential evaluation service; evaluates credentials pertaining to university admission/placement, employment, professional licensing/certification, and immigration
 
Professional Bodies
Canadian Association for Distance Education [CADE]:
http://www.cade-aced.ca
Information on Canadian distance education and links to related Canadian entities
Canadian Association for University Continuing Education [CAUCE]:
http://cauce-aepuc.ca/
The mission of the association is to enlarge the scope and quality of educational opportunities for adults at the university level by enhancing the stature and expertise of those institutions and individuals devoted to providing those opportunities
Canadian Bureau for International Education:
http://www.cbie.ca/index_e.htm
Works on both national and international cooperative projects in capacity building, institutional strengthening and human resources development. CBIE manages services for foreign students in Canada
Canadian Education Association:
http://www.cea-ace.ca/faq.cfm
Information on policy, international exchange, statistics, scholarship, and international education news from Canada
International Association for the Evaluation of Educational Achievement (IEA):
http://www.iea.nl/
International cooperative of national research institutions and research agencies that conducts large-scale comparative studies of educational achievement
OECD's Indicators of Education Systems (INES):
http://www.oecd.org/document/24/0,3343,en_2649_39263238_43586328_1_1_1_1,00.html
Publishes 'Education at a Glance' annually - a quantitative description of the functioning of education systems in OECD member countries; and 'Education Policy Analysis' - a deeper look at education issues of particular interest
Ontario Institute for Studies in Education of the University of Toronto:
http://www.oise.utoronto.ca/
Research-based institute of education
 
University Associations
Association of Canadian Community Colleges:
http://www.accc.ca
Represents members at home and abroad working with national industries and overseas institutions to organize linkages with member institutions
Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada:
http://www.aucc.ca
Representing 93 public and private universities, promoting their interests in Canada and abroad
Consortium of North American Higher Education Cooperation (CONAHEC):
http://conahec.org/
A tri-national consortium of advanced collaboration, cooperation and community building among higher education institutions in North America
 
Information for International Students
Canadian Educational Exchange Foundation:
http://www.ceef.ca/
Organization facilitating international educational exchange
Foundation for Education Exchange Between Canada and the USA:
http://www.fulbright.ca/index.php
American Embassy in Canada, providing information for Canadian students wishing to study in the US
Study in Canada:
http://www.studyincanada.com/english/index.asp  and  http://www.studycanada.ca/english/index.htm
Everything you need to know about studying in Canada
 
Additional Links
Statistics Canada:
http://www.statcan.ca/english/edu/researchers.htm
Includes surveys, data, research and analysis relevant to current issues in education
 
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