Educators collaborating in action, May 2015

A Community of Practice for Principals

The Edmonton Regional Learning Consortium (ERLC) is hosting a one-year Community of Practice for principals of K - 12 schools  from October 2015 to April 2016.  Principals will meet monthly to engage in personal professional learning that includes school visits to view exemplary leadership in action, professional dialogue, networking, and reflection.

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View these five videos to see how teachers across the province are using the 4-Blocks of Literacy to create accessible learning experiences for Grade 1 to 6 students with significant disabilities.

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This PD resource includes videos, tip sheets and learning guides. These resources are intended to support teachers with communication and collaboration strategies in working with parents to support student learning.

External Resource

An ARPDC provincial online community to connect with colleagues across Alberta and support individual and collective efficacy about inclusive practices.

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.

This is an image of the social studies poster created to share a visual message about the new program. Copies of the full size poster are available from the consortium in your region.

Multi-platform

This resource was developed for district leaders to lead conversations/workshops with administrators of French Immersion programs.

Webinar

This session provides a focus on problem solving at grades 7 – 9. Three problems are used to model the links and relationship among concrete, pictorial and symbolic representations.

Video

This video demonstrates how a variety of personal strategies can be used to help support students as they develop flexible, meaningful strategies for division.

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See first-hand how two different teachers engage their students in meaningful numeracy experiences through traditional contexts, including exploring probability through traditional rock hand games and calculating volume by...

Webinar

This series of three webinars provides a guided tour through the multimedia Walking Together resource hosted on Learn Alberta while exploring some of the related concepts including FNMI worldview, indigenous pedagogy and the fact...

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This webinar series examines the principles of sound assessment practice on which rubrics must be designed in order for rubrics to achieve the intended goal of supporting student learning using the AAC resource "Building Better...

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This session is focused on how the differentiation strategies used to address the diverse learning needs within your classroom can be applied to create engaging, interactive lessons and activities with Notebook software to...

Empowering the Spirit

Empowering the Spirit

This website provides opportunities to expand your understanding of literacy and numeracy practices from First Nations, Métis and Inuit perspectives and gain tools and strategies to support First Nations, Métis and Inuit and all students' success in your community.

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Essential Conditions

Essential Conditions

A Guide to Support Implementation: Essential Conditions was developed by a provincial working group of education partners committed to realizing positive change in Alberta’s schools and classrooms.

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Literacy for All

Literacy for All

The purpose of this web site is to provide information and strategies for teachers in Alberta who want to learn more about literacy and communication instruction for students with significant disabilities. Much of this content has been co-developed with participants of the Literacy for All communities of practice.

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