Minister's Directives

The Minister of Education and Lifelong Learning issues directives the Minister considers necessary to carry out the Minister’s responsibilities under the Education Act. The current Minister’s directives are listed here. 


MD 23-01 School Calendar for the 2023-2024 School Year

MD 23-02 Education Authority Staffing and Funding Program for the 2023-2024 School year


MD 22-02 School Calendar for the 2022-2023 School Year

MD 22-01 Education Authority Staffing and Funding Program for the 2022-2023 School year


MD 21-06 Guidelines for Respecting, Accommodating, and Supporting Gender Identity, Gender Expression and Sexual Orientation in our Schools
MD 21-03 Responsible Use of Communication and Information Technology
MD 21-02 Education Authority Staffing and Funding Program for the 2021-2022 School Year
MD 21-01 School Calendar for the 2021-2022 School Year


MD 20-07 Procedures in Dealing with Life Threatening Allergies
          Information Handbook on Anaphylaxis
MD 20-05 Granting of Senior High Graduation Diploma in the French First Language Education Program
MD 20-04 Granting of Senior High Graduation Diploma and Certificate of Accomplishment in the English Language Education Program
MD 20-03 Requirements for Emergency Child Care Service Centre Staff
MD 20-01 School Calendar for the 2020-2021 School Year


MD 18-09 Education Authority Budget Information
MD 18-07 Prince Edward Island School Athletic Association
MD 18-04 Education Services - Counselling
MD 18-03 Research Requests


Order - Supervisory Personnel of Education Authorities, Members of the Civil Service
MD 16-08 Education Authority Budget Information 
MD 16-07 Education Authority Financial Statements 
MD 16-06 Requirements for Education Authority Annual Reports 
MD 16-05 Granting of credit for educational activities not provided by an Education Authority 
MD 16-01 Designation of Supervisory Personnel

Who can I contact for more information?

Legislation and Planning Coordinator
Educational Services
Education and Lifelong Learning
Holman Centre
250 Water Street, Suite 101
Summerside, PE C1N 1B6
Tel: 902-368-5805
Fax: 902-368-4663

Published date: 
October 24, 2023
Education and Early Years

General Inquiries

Department of Education and Early Years
Holman Centre
Suite 101, 250 Water Street
Summerside, PE C1N 1B6

Phone: 902-438-4130
Fax: 902-438-4062