Learning Opportunity

Grande Yellowhead - Literacy Symposium

This session has been completed.
Facilitator: Karen Loerke
Date:February 06, 2015
Time:9:00 am to 3:30 pm MTN
No Charge
Location: Hinton
Session Code: 15-DD-GY-KL-004
Focus: English Language Arts & Literacy

Target Audience

If you are interested in having a learning opportunity in your district with Karen Loerke, Implementation Support Facilitator, or a another member of the ERLC team please email info@erlc.ca

About this Learning Opportunity

This Learning opportunity will offer literacy strategies and practical approaches to address the literacy learning needs of students.

All learning opportunities with the ERLC regional team will include a focus on the intent of Inspiring Education, the ministerial order for student learning and curriculum redesign. Learning opportunities with Karen will be grounded in literacy principles, the Alberta context and offer practical pedagogy around supporting literacy learning.

This learning opportunity is being provided through funding from Alberta Education.

About the Facilitator

Karen Loerke has been an educator for over 30 years. She received her PhD in 2012 from the University of Alberta with a focus in Literacy and Language Acquisition. Prior to joining Edmonton Regional Learning Consortium, she worked as a consultant with Edmonton Public Schools. Karen has taught in diverse classrooms from K-12, including special education settings and inclusive classrooms. Currently Karen teaches English Language Arts in the Faculty of Education at the University of Alberta.