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Alberta Education Curriculum Development

 

Premier Rachel Notley and Education Minister David Eggen announces a new series of initiatives to improve education and skills training for students, starting with a major consultation on future Alberta curriculum.

 

The Government of Alberta is launching a new series of initiatives known as “Future Ready” that will co-ordinate and improve education and skills training to better prepare kids for success in a changing economy.   

Click here to read the News Release

 

The first initiative to launch under Future Ready includes an online survey to ensure that parents and other concerned Albertans have their say during a comprehensive review of the province’s K-12 curriculum.

Click here to go to the Online Curriculum Survey

 

Alberta School Councils' Association (ASCA) is hosting a WEBINAR with Edmonton Regional Learning Consortium (ERLC) on November 8, 2016 to encourage parents and school councils to participate in the engagement process.

Click here for Webinar event details and Registration

 

 

Alberta Education has extensive information on the Curriculum Development initiative including

  • Why change the curriculum
  • Design and process
  • How to be involved
  • Supporting teachers in the classroom
  • Meeting FMNI content commitments

as well as a curriculum development video outlining what they are striving to achieve for all students in the province.

 

 

Click here to read the Parent Information Article from Alberta Education.

 

 

Education stakeholders, including parents, will be invited to discuss future directions and current curriculum during sessions across the province.

 

Face-to-Face Sessions

Alberta Education is working with the Alberta Regional Professional Development Consortia (ARPDC) to provide face-to-face sessions that will allow education stakeholders, including parents, in different regions of the province to meet and discuss future directions and current curriculum.

 

Individuals and school councils are encouraged to contact the Alberta Regional Professional Development Consortia (ARPDC) to register for a session, to help organize another session for your group, or to gain access to the guide for hosting your own session.

 

Click here to view current learning opportunities scheduled in the province. Check the ARPDC website for updates/additional sessions.

 

 

 

Have a question about curriculum development? You can send a message to government through Alberta Connects (these emails are typically answered within 72 hours).

 

 

 

 

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