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Inclusive Education: Design for the Diversity in Your Classroom

Facilitator(s): Karen Pedersen-Bayus
Date:April 19, 2017
Time:9:00 am – 3:30 pm
(includes lunch, which is not prepared in a nut/gluten-free environment)
Location: Edmonton (ERLC Office at Elmwood School)
Room 17/18, 16325 - 83 Avenue
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Course code: 17-IE-251

Target Audience

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 funding 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.