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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This learning playlist is for school-based administrators to use with their staff to develop and enhance cultural awareness to support FNMI student success.
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Inclusion in the Early Years: Provincial Promising Practices Symposium was held December 6, 2010. This page provides links to resources and information you may find helpful to support your work in providing inclusive, play-based early learning...
The Social Studies curriculum offers rich opportunities for the use of music that can help bring the communities and cultures students are studying to life. Curricular links to Social Studies and music and project ideas are shared in this webinar to...
This webinar session provides an overview of the provincial programs of study for Spanish and also:    * provides background information on the cultural diversity in our province/country, recent enrolment information and the available...
In this video, teachers are reflecting about how inquiry in Social Studies has impacted their teaching practice.
This video will provide an opportunity to reflect upon the kinds of questions you ask on a daily basis in your classroom and the responses you provide to student answers to your questions.
In this professional learning series, Jim Knight provided an opportunity to share specific strategies and approaches to facilitate effective communications with your colleagues based on your role as an instructional coach.

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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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