Technology in Schools I S1 - Student Centred Learning in 2021: What? Where? Why? How?

Facilitator: Janet Bell
Date:October 05, 2021
Time:4:00 pm to 6:00 pm MDT
$20.00 (CAD)
Location: Virtual
Session Code: 22-TI-031
Focus: Technology Integration

Target Audience

ALL interested Alberta Teachers, District Leaders/Consultants involved in the Technology in Schools I Cohort

Also Recommended For

Inclusive Learning Teachers, Learning Coaches, Instructional Coaches, School-based Administrators

About this Learning Opportunity

  • Program Overview
  • Learning and Technology Policy Framework (overview)
  • LTPF - Student Centred Learning in a Technology-Rich Environment activity
  • The role and rollout of digital citizenship and its connection to student agency
  • Engagement strategies for online learners (how, and implications)
  • Classroom cohort challenge re:  LTPF/Student-Centred Learning in a Techonology-Rich Environment

This session addresses the LQS competencies

  • #2: Modeling Commitment to Professional Learning
  • #4: Leading a Learning Community
  • #6: Providing Instructional Leadership
  • #7: Developing Leadership Capacity

This session addresses the TQS competencies

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

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

About the Facilitator

An English teacher originally, Janet's career evolved over the years from classroom teacher to consultant, co-leading edtech integration across the province as a member  of the and ARPDC provincial teams, to school and district leadership as a Department Head at Lillian Osborne High School and a TIPS (Technology Integration and Planning Supports) Consultant with Edmonton Public Schools. A Google Certified Trainer and SMART Certified Trainer, these days Janet brings both vision and practical strategies to help support your integration of G Suite and SMART Learning Suite, reputable third-party applications, makerspaces, digital citizenship and more, within today's emergent and shifting learning spaces. In her spare time, she enjoys the four generations of her family.