Research Ethics Office

Cooperative Activities Program (CAP)

The Cooperative Activities Program (CAP) manages research activities involving following Edmonton-area school districts:

  • Edmonton Public Schools
  • Edmonton Catholic Schools
  • Elk Island Public Schools
  • St. Albert Public Schools
  • Greater St. Albert Catholic Schools

All proposed research projects involving the participation of human participants initiated by, or in collaboration with, University of Alberta personnel seeking the involvement with a CAP district must submit a CAP Application after obtaining ethics approval from the appropriate Research Ethics Board (REB).

CAP is administered by the Associate Dean, Research in the Faculty of Education. Further details, including the CAP application form (including the guidelines and procedures) can be found on their website.