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Leading Curriculum Learning Meeting
Presented by: Deanna Wiens, Johanna Pagonis, PhD
Wednesday, October 31, 2018 | 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Session Location:
Central Alberta Regional Consortium 8 Page Avenue, Red Deer, AB
About the Session:

Worskshop Goals:

  • Build capacity to implement future K-12 curriculum in schools.
  • Provide opportunities for system leaders to collaborate with their colleagues.
  • Obtain input and feedback relative to directions in new curriculum development and implementation.


Workshop Outcomes:

  • Provide learning opportunities for system leaders to enable them to build awareness and understanding of the shifts in the new K-12 curriculum in their school authorities.
  • Provide learning on New.LearnAlberta.ca for system leaders to become familiar with the custom developed software tool to help implement provincial curriculum in a digital format.
  • Provide updates from the Alberta Teachers’ Assocation and the Alberta Assessment Consortium.



8:30– 9:00 a.m.


9:00–9:15 a.m.

Welcome, Goals, and Introduction:

First Nations, Métis, and Inuit Acknowledgement

9:15–9:30 a.m.

Context-Setting and future direction of curriculum development

9:30–10:15 a.m

Curriculum 101

10:15–10:30 a.m.

Wellness Break

10:30–12:00 p.m.

Curriculum 101 Continued

12:00–1:00 p.m.


1:00–2:15 p.m.


2:15–2:30 p.m.

Wellness Break

2:30–2:45 p.m.

ARPDC Updates

2:45–3:15 p.m.

PD Provider Updates

3:15–3:30 p.m.

Wrap-up of the Day

About the Presenter(s):
Johanna Pagonis, PhD

Senior Manager
Curriculum Division | Alberta Education

Deanna Wiens

Director, Quality Assurance and Strategic Supports

Curriculum Coordination and Implementation

Curriculum Division

Alberta Education

Cancellation Policy:

Request for cancellation or refund must be received in writing (fax/email) at the CARC office a minimum of 3 FULL business days prior to the event start, or registration fees will apply and refunds will not be issued. If you are unable to attend a session and unable to provide three FULL business days’ notice, please feel free to delegate an alternate to attend in your place.
Cancellation notices should be sent to npenney@carcpd.ab.ca.

Registration Deadline: October 26, 2018
Cost: $0.00
Focus(es): Meeting
Grade Level(s):
Audience: Administration
Special Notes: Registration is 8:30 am - 9:00 am. Meeting starts at 9:00 am