ARPDC Professional Development Resources
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Comprehensive Literacy Guides K-6

These eleven learning guides provide a foundational understanding of the key components of elementary literacy instruction. Each guide includes a snapshot of the identified literacy component, connections to the Alberta English Language Arts Programs of Study K-6, planning and assessment guidelines, insights from consultants and literacy experts, photos and videos of the strategies in action, and recommended resources, as well as options for modifications, technology integration and considerations for inclusion.  This resource is focused on professional development for teachers, administrators, learning coaches, educational assistants, schools and districts.

Type(s):Text Resource
Audience(s):Education Assistants, Instructional Leaders, Teachers
Teaching Quality Standards:
  • Demonstrate professional knowledge
Principal Leadership Quality Standards:
    Keyword(s):Language Arts, Language learning, Language Teaching, Literacy, Literature, Media literacy, Planning, Reading, Writing
    Level(s):Elementary, Junior High, Senior High
    Date Posted:March 15, 2017