June 23: Last Day to Order Materials & Other Resources

The last day to order materials and other resources is June 23, 2021. View full details

ADLC Closure

ADLC will permanently close after the 2020-21 school year. View full details


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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ADLC & PAT Participation

As you know, Provincial Achievement Tests (PATs) are administered annually to all Alberta students in grades 6 and 9. These standardized tests reflect the essentials that all Alberta students are expected to achieve, regardless of school choice or location. Students taking ADLC courses are no exception. We are seeking your help in ensuring that when...
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Welcome Back Message from Principal Kaplan

In some ways, the last six months have felt like an eternity; but in other ways, it has flown by, too. I sincerely hope that this message comes to you while you are safe, recharged and ready to go for what will be the most interesting school start up! We’re in this Together Welcome back...
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Student Registration Deadline for November Diploma Exams

Students taking ADLC Student Instruction (SI) diploma courses are still required to register in myPass to write the diploma exams for those courses.  As such, we feel that it is vital to remind students and schools that the deadline for students to register for the November 2020 diploma exam sitting is October 1, 2020.  We...
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Student Instruction (SI) Course Timelines for 2020-21

Due to the demand for access to ADLC, it has been necessary for us to review Student Instruction (SI) course completion timelines to ensure equitable access for all schools and students. Effective for the 2020-21 school year, we will be implementing strict timelines for senior high school SI courses that parallel timelines for course completion...
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Reminder! Accessing Teacher Support (TS) Services

2020 was a big year for our TS services. We created a simpler process for users to access TS resources. While the pandemic pushed our timeline ahead on this project, we are happy to report great success. Beginning August 17, all TS users must go directly to TS Moodle to access TS services (no longer...
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