Educational Change and School Leadership – Why Technology is Essential in Supporting 21st Century Learners

“Ultimately, the power of technology should be harnessed to support innovation and discovery, not simply aid teaching. We need to engage learners to use these new technologies as designers and creators of knowledge”. Inspiring Education

Dr. Dave Edyburn shares his expertise  about implications and challenges of technology and educational change in 9 short video clips. These professional learning resources are video clips and accompanying learning guides designed for use by learning communities, learning coaches, teacher leaders and post secondary teacher education faculty or as a self-paced study to explore how technology can support student success. Each learning guide is linked to one of the five policy directions from the Alberta Education's Learning and Technology Policy Framework.

Dr. Edyburn Professional Learning Video Clips and Learning Guides available at Educational Change and Leadership.

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Dr. Peter Liljedahl presented at the June 2010 provincial high school mathematics institute and sections of his presentation are included in this resource. Although this resource is designed for Math 10C teachers, it addresses many topics that are...
Webinar
This three-part webinar series provides extended learning for group members who have participated in previous Leading Groups sessions with Laura Lipton and includes the following topics: Seven Qualities of High Performing Groups, Mapping Backwards...
The discussion papers, written by Dwayne Trevor Donald, are intended to stimulate conversation among teachers, pre-service teachers, administrators and members of the community about aboriginal perspectives and the social studies curriculum.
Webinar
This archive webinar introduced teachers to a variety of instructional tools and strategies to scaffold ESL students for success.
Webinar
This webinar explores research-based strategies for increasing reading and writing achievement.
Video
In this video, teachers and students discuss some of their experiences in learning about current affairs in Social Studies centered on critical thinking and decision-making.
This PD resource is intended to assist school leaders with awareness and understanding of the mathematics program of studies with the purpose to support implementation and student learning.
Webinar
This webinar explores what differentiated instruction can look like in social studies classrooms and how to implement strategies that differentiate learning and meet diverse student needs.

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Inclusive Education PD Resources

The goal of an inclusive education system is to provide all students with meaningful learning opportunities and supportive learning environments to enable them to be successful. This website provides a variety of PD Resources for Inclusive Education.

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Curriculum Redesign

Looking for resources to enhance your understanding of Curriculum Redesign as envisioned in Inspiring Education? ARPDC has created a collaborative space to share an ongoing collection of resources to support implementation.

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