Spanish Programs of Study
(with Christina Bexte)

About this Learning Opportunity

This archived webinar provides an overview of the provincial programs of study for Spanish. The webinar:

  • provides background information on the cultural diversity in our province/country, recent enrollment information and the available international language programs and their characteristics is outlined
  • describes the key components and outlines the outcomes of each of the two program types:
    • Spanish Language Arts
    • Spanish Language
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About the Facilitator(s)

Christina Bexte is the Team Leader, International Languages Development, Mathematics, Arts and Communications Program and Resources Sector Education Program Standards and Assessment Division, Alberta Education. The Department of Education sets provincial curriculum standards and develops provincial programs of studies and support resources, including those for language programming. Christina has worked in a variety of areas with Alberta Education over the past 25 years including work in National and International Education,Professional Development and Certification, and now Curriculum sector- Arts, Communications and Citizenship Branch (International Languages unit). Furthermore, Christina brings a wealth of experience as an educator, teaching mainly French and German as a second language, in various settings, at various grade levels 4 to 12 through adult.

This resource was developed by ERLC as a result of a grant from Alberta Education to support implementation.