Inclusive Education: Design for the Diversity in Your Classroom
|Date:||April 19, 2017|
|Time:||9:00 am – 3:30 pm|
(includes lunch, which is not prepared in a nut/gluten-free environment)
Edmonton (ERLC Office at Elmwood School)
Room 17/18, 16325 - 83 Avenue
Who should attend
Grades K-12 Teachers, Administrators, Instructional Leaders/Coaches, District Leaders
About this learning opportunity
In every classroom there is a diverse community of learners. Planning for this diversity is key to learner success.
In this session, you will develop skills to design for diversity, plan lessons that reach every student, activate learning and offer flexible pathways to success.
This learning opportunity is being provided through a grant from Alberta Education.
About the facilitator(s)
Karen Pedersen-Bayus has a vast and varied career in education. She is a pedagogical designer who supports educators in designing inclusive, innovative learning spaces for the 21st Century and a Level 1 Google Certified Educator. Karen’s experience includes:
- Pedagogical design
- Inclusive Education
- Universal Design for Learning
- Educational and Assistive Technologies
- Learning and Technology Policy Framework
- Google Apps for Education
- BYOD Initiatives
- Learning Commons and Makerspaces
- Early Childhood Education
Karen has spent her career working with Greater St. Albert Catholic Schools and at Alberta Education School Technology Branch.