Learning Opportunity

IPP Basics for New Teachers

This session has been completed.
Facilitator: April Prescott

This is a multi-day event.

Day 1Aug 24, 2023 (4:00 pm to 5:00 pm MDT)
Day 2Sep 14, 2023 (4:00 pm to 5:00 pm MDT)
No Charge
Location: Virtual
Session Code: 24-IE-218
Focus: Inclusive Education

Target Audience

Teachers, School-based Administrators, Instructional/Learning Coaches, Inclusive Learning Teachers, Educational/Instructional Assistants

About this Learning Opportunity

In this session, participants will learn the basics of what an Individual Program Plan (IPP) is, what is required, how children receive one, and how to advocate for the IPP contents. This workshop will be of most benefit to new teachers who have little to no experience writing IPPs.

This session addresses the LQS competencies

  • #2: Modeling Commitment to Professional Learning
  • #4: Leading a Learning Community

This session addresses the TQS competencies

  • #2: Engaging in Career-Long Learning
  • #3: Demonstrating a Professional Body of Knowledge
  • #4: Establishing Inclusive Learning Environments

About the Facilitator

April Prescott

My name is April Prescott, and when I was ten years old, I spent my summer holidays teaching to my stuffed animals—they were a captive audience and solidified my dream to become a teacher! I went on to work as an Educational Assistant for St Albert Public Schools for five years until I achieved my Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education from the University of Alberta. While... Read more »