COVID-19: Accessing ADLC Resources

With the emergence of COVID-19, we would like to remind you that we provide free access to course resources to all schools in the province. View full details

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School Improvement: The Results are In!

In the Spring, we reached out to ADLC stakeholders and asked for their input about our services. We received responses from more than 430 teachers and school facilitators as well as more than 1430 grades 4-12 students. Thank you to those that participated; we look forward to continuing to improve our services to our partners....
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Year-End Message from the Principal

Happy June! At ADLC, we hope this message comes to you after an exciting and successful school year. Like many of you, we wonder how the year has flown by! We are pleased to have worked with you. We know that this year was one of transition and that the various changes at ADLC resulted...
Year-End Message from Principal Kaplan - ADLC

Exemplary Teacher Award – Josef Martha

Josef Martha is a Science 9 teacher at ADLC. He is dedicated, enthusiastic, a video master and makes learning fun! He is passionate about science and is able to build good rapport with his students. Josef received the Pembina Hills Public Schools (PHPS) Exemplary Teacher Award in June 2019. Pictured: Josef receiving his award from...
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Cheryl Frose Inspires Teachers and Students

As an Elementary/Junior High teacher and Department Head at ADLC, Cheryl is committed to meeting the needs of her students and ensuring their success. Her vast knowledge of curriculum, technology,expertise and passion for education inspires colleagues and helps students strive for excellence. Cheryl received the Pembina Hills Public Schools Exemplary Teacher Award in March 2019....
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Sharing of Student Work is Academic Dishonesty

Similar to your school, program integrity and academic honesty are important at ADLC. Our Plagiarism and Work Sharing policies are in place, but we are observing a growing number of students “sharing” their own work for a particular benefit. In some cases, this may be for payment or profit, and in other cases, it may...

Teacher Support Service Reminder

ADLC is pleased to offer our courses to partner schools as resources. These teacher support courses are not taught by ADLC teachers. Instead, schools use the course content in part or in whole, and teaching and assessing is done by the local school’s teachers.   We wish to remind our Partner school authorities that ADLC...

Course Offering Update – ELA9, Social Studies

New course versions now available! English Language Arts 9 (Student Instruction only) Social Studies 9-4, 10-4, 20-4 (Teacher Support only) View our Course Listing for a complete list of courses we offer.

Exemplary Community Partner Award – Stephen Lush

For the past 3 years, Bentley School Teacher Stephen Lush and the Alberta Distance Learning Centre (ADLC) teacher Eliise Jeffers have been working together to deliver the Service Rig Floorhand course to his students.  Jeffers says, “I see Stephen as an equal partner in the work we do together to support his students throughout the...

Course Offering Update

Second Languages, CTS and CALM Second Language Courses Last school year, some language programs at ADLC, such as French Immersion and the French, Spanish and German programs, were under review. In June 2018, we decided to continue to offer the following Second Language courses: ESL levels 2-5 – online, TS only French 10, 20, and...

Course Content Review Update

In response to First Nations, Metis and Inuit (FNMI) material found in courses made available through ADLC that was identified as inappropriate, a team of FNMI Content Specialists has been formed to review ADLC Courses specifically for references on Residential Schools. The team will identify all Residential School references, analyze them using the Alberta Education:...