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Camile DeZaeyer Receives Exemplary Support Services Award

Camile DeZaeyer has worked in the Distribution Department at the Alberta Distance Learning Centre (ADLC) for over 8 years. Due to the pandemic, ADLC has seen an increased demand for student materials. Camile has gone above and beyond to see that resources are organized and expedited efficiently. He understands the importance of getting student learning...

2020 Holiday Break Information

The holiday break is quickly approaching! See when we are, and are not, available: December 21-23: ADLC support staff available, teachers on holiday break December 24-January 1, 2021: ADLC is closed January 4, 2021: All staff available If you have specific deadlines for your students, please keep this holiday closure in mind as it may...
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February 1 Start Date for All New SI High School Enrollments

At the beginning of the school year, we introduced class size limits and a practice of setting strict timelines for students to complete their courses. Throughout the latter part of the fall, we have been very close, or at, our class size limits. In some courses, we were not able to accept registrations and subsequently,...
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Affiliation Exam Supervision Expectation

Like many, we are busy navigating the complexities of the recently announced public health measures. We are grateful that the well-being and safety of everyone is at the forefront.  November 30 marks the first day of at-home learning, and while this will be a change for some schools and students, ADLC is already supporting students...
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Temporary Enrollment Process for PE, Foundations for Training Courses

Updated February 3, 2021: Registration in ADLC Physical Education courses continues to be suspended until further notice. Despite being cautiously optimistic with the impending easing of Alberta Health Service Public Health measures, students will still face challenges meeting program outcomes. These courses require that students be able to participate in group activities, which remain prohibited...
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Expectations Regarding Partner School Responsibilities

We are pleased to inform you that ADLC course enrollments are up in many departments. Your students’ success depends on our collaboration and working together. While we wish for every student to have a successful start in their ADLC course(s), we have had a small number of students where that is not the case.  To...
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Reminder About SI Student Progression

Planning, prevention and proper intervention concerning student progress in ADLC courses is the best way to ensure students are successful. As such, we implemented a Student Progression Timeline at the beginning of this year for students in Student Instruction (SI) courses. This has been a successful tool in assisting schools and students to manage their...
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January 2021 Diploma Registration Deadline – November 2

Reminder: Students taking ADLC diploma courses are still required to register in myPass to write the diploma exams for those courses.  The deadline for students to register for the January 2021 diploma exam sitting is November 2, 2020.  We encourage students and facilitators to make appropriate plans and register before this deadline.
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Copyright Reminder – ADLC Materials

Copyright matters! Just a reminder that ADLC materials are subject to copyright rules and regulations. While teachers in Canada may make copies of short excerpts of a copyright-protected work for their classroom, without having to obtain copyright permissions, pay royalties, etc., there are limits. These limits are outlined in the Fair Dealings Guidelines.  Want to...
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Important 2021 Dates & Information

Mark your calendars! Registration Deadlines April 16: Registration deadline for 3-, 4- and 5-credit SI courses May 14: Registration deadline for 1-credit SI courses June Course Completion June 2: Coursework completion date for students in diploma courses writing diploma exams, unless stated otherwise by the ADLC teacher June 14: Coursework completion date for non-diploma courses,...
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