Professional Development - ATA Local #3

ATA Resources

 


Enhancing Teacher Practice


The goal or local ATA#3 Professional Development Committee is to provide resources and learning opportunities to enhance teacher practice


Chairs


Michelle Wotherspoon - michelle.wotherspoon@wolfcreek.ab.ca

Tia Vandermeer - tia.vandermeer@wolfcreek.ab.ca




Teachers Talking about Teaching Book Club

We meet 4 times a year to discuss an education related book.

For more information email: michelle.wotherspoon@wolfcreek.ab.ca


Past Books; The Innovator's Mindset, Grit, I Wish my Teacher Knew, Quiet, Kids These Days, Unf*ck Yourself, The Freedom Writers Diary, Furiously Happy, Relentless



Resources for Teachers to Enhance Professional Learning


Book List - DEHR - link 

Professional Development Opportunities Collected from Wolf Creek Staff - link

Low Cost to No Cost speaker list - link




WORKSHOP SESSIONS - offered once a year to general membership

Maternity Session

Pension Session


Common Threads for Inclusive Education

In collaboration with the Council for Inclusive Education, a new resource series, Common Threads for Inclusive Education, continues to be developed to support implementation of the new Teaching Quality Standard and Leadership Quality Standard specific to inclusive education.  Each of the resources contain background information, teaching strategies and further resources specific to the topics and are designed to be entry points to further learning. 

Link to resources

 

Indigenous Education and Walking Together Resources

Stepping Stones Series

Stepping Stones is a publication of the Alberta Teachers’ Association Walking Together: Education for Reconciliation and is intended to support certificated teachers on their learning journey to meet the First Nations, Métis and Inuit Foundational Knowledge competency in the Teaching Quality Standard.

Link to resources

 


ATA Workshops The local will cover the cost of one workshop for each school. 

Tia Vandermeer will be the contact person for this opportunity. 

Please contact her before booking, more information will be sent to principals.. 

Workshop List

Workshop Registration 



Diversity Equity and Human Rights 

Educate and Advocate

We have a local ATA committee that 

ATA resources



Professional Development Funds and Grants


ATA Grants and Scholarships - link 


Wolf Creek Public Schools Professional Development Policy - link