Literacy Across Alberta – An Opportunity for Jurisdiction “Literacy” Leaders to Discuss Best Practices
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Literacy Across Alberta – An Opportunity for Jurisdiction “Literacy” Leaders to Discuss Best Practices
Presented by: Numeracy Leaders from School Jurisdictions
Tuesday, May 08, 2018 | 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Session Location:
Lethbridge - TBD -, Lethbridge, AB
About the Session:

You are invited to attend “Numeracy Across Alberta”, an opportunity for jurisdiction “Numeracy” instructional leaders to share ideas, learn from each other, and build a collaborative network to support their work within their specific school jurisdictions. The day will follow an “ED-Camp” format with several topics identified prior to the day and an opportunity to suggest ideas for a final topic.

The day provide an opportunity for participants to discuss a variety of topics identified in Mid-May. These topics will focus on suggestions from those individuals that are registering to attend. We would encourage you to register early and provide your ideas about topics you would like to see the day focus on.

          9:00am – Welcome and Introductions
          9:15 to 10:30 – Topic 1
          10:30 to 10:45 - Wellness Break
          10:45 to 12:00 – Topic 2
          12:00 to 12:45 – Lunch
          12:45 to 2:00 – Topic 3
          2:00 to 2:15 – Wellness Break
          2:15 to 3:00 – Topic 4
          3:00 to 3:30 – Regional Discussions and Wrap Up

Please extend this invitation to other Numeracy Leads in neighbouring jurisdictions in case we missed them on our mail out.

Last year 19 school jurisdictions came together and focused their discussion on:

  • Building Teacher and Administrator Capacity – Professional Learning
  • Adolescent Numeracy: Assessment, Intervention, Numeracy in Discipline Areas, Resources
  • Elementary Numeracy: Assessment and Interventions
  • Open Space Topics – Summer Slide / Early Numeracy / Workshop Model / English Language Learners

An invitation will also be extended to several publishers and representatives from Alberta Education to be in attendance. 

Literacy Leaders from School Jurisdictions
Grade Level:
About the Presenter(s):
Numeracy Leaders from School Jurisdictions
Photography Release:
This is a public event with the likeliness of photo/video throughout the day. By attending, participants understand they may be captured in photo or video for future presentations or promotional material development. Please see conference hosts if you prefer to not be photographed.

Registration Fee: