ARPDC Professional Development Resources
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An Introduction to the Alberta Social Studies Program of Studies: A Vision for Teaching and Learning

This session provides an overview of the core elements and processes of the K-12 social studies curriculum. It is an ideal introduction for teachers new to the province or new to social studies. It is also useful for teachers wishing to review the key concepts, process skills and intent of the social studies curriculum. This resource is focused on professional development for teachers and supports an Alberta Education program or initiative.

Focus(s):Social Studies
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    Principal Leadership Quality Standards:
      Keyword(s):Citizenship, Inquiry
      Level(s):Elementary, Junior High, Senior High
      Date Posted:January 17, 2011