ARPDC Professional Development Resources
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Peer Mentoring to Support Students with Disabilities

This PD resource addresses practical and promising approaches for developing supports and fostering relationships among students with and without significant disabilities both in the classroom and throughout their educational journey. This resource is focused on professional development for teachers and supports a student/classroom connection. This resource supports an Alberta Education program or initiative.

Type(s):Learning Guides, Videos
Focus(s):Differentiated Instruction, Inclusive Education
Audience(s):Education Assistants, Instructional Leaders, Teachers
Teaching Quality Standards:
  • Establish inclusive learning environments
Principal Leadership Quality Standards:
  • Foster effective relationships
Keyword(s):Coaches, Coaching, Education research, Inclusion, Learning supports, Mentoring, Peer mentoring, Special needs
Level(s):Elementary, Junior High, Senior High
Learning Guides:11
Date Posted:August 11, 2014