ARPDC Professional Development Resources
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Literacy: A World to Discover

This Alberta Education website includes literacy documents: Components and Elements, Conversational Guides, Definition, and Literacy First: A Plan for Action. A video highlights the many roles of literacy in helping us acquire, communicate, connect and create meaning in our world. External links provide further information on literacy. This resource  is focused on professional development for teachers and supports a student/classroom connection.

Type(s):Learning Guides, Videos, Websites
Teaching Quality Standards:
  • Demonstrate professional knowledge
Principal Leadership Quality Standards:
    Keyword(s):Instruction, Reading, Writing
    Level(s):Early Learning, Elementary, Junior High, Senior High
    Learning Guides:2
    Is External:Yes
    Date Posted:November 03, 2010