The Yukon Department of Education is responsible for the management and administration of education in Yukon, Canada. Their primary purpose is to ensure that all Yukon residents have access to quality education, from early childhood to grade 12. They develop and implement curriculum guidelines, support schools and educators, and promote educational opportunities for students. They also provide funding, resources, and support for schools, as well as oversee student assessment and evaluation. The Yukon Department of Education plays a crucial role in shaping the education system and promoting educational excellence in Yukon.