Learning Team 20:3 - Spring 2017

March 24, 2017
The increasingly complex world of inclusion

The increasingly complex world of inclusion

The ATA has partnered with the U of A to create the Blue Ribbon Panel on Inclusive Education to address teachers concerns regarding classroom inclusion.


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Mental health — part of the conversation

"Mental health illnesses" and "Mental health problems" are different, but both effect students in the classroom.

Size matters

An excerpt of a 2015 Q&A with José da Costa who co-authored the study "Literacy Achievement in Small Grade 1 Classes in High-Poverty Environments.”

Resilience researcher shares insights

In this Q&A, Climie shares her insight as a researcher who’s focused on resilience.

Complexity presents opportunities and challenges

Rapid tech advances and social changes, or economic and environmental uncertainties adds complexities to schools.

Syrian refugees a challenge worth taking on

Most Syrian students come to school excited and wanting to learn, but their learning needs are incredibly diverse.

Alberta’s growing diversity and  complexity

Growth statistics from Alberta schools