The Department of Elementary Education in the Faculty of Education at the University of Alberta hosted two public information sessions on the draft K-6 curriculum. The first session was held on February 22, 2022 and the second session was held on March 15, 2022. Links to video recordings of the webinars are provided below. As the Government of Alberta moves closer to implementing its proposed curriculum for K-6 students in the Fall of 2022, concerned education professionals, experts and parents… Read More »“Crash Course” on the Draft Curriculum
Werkland School of Education (University of Calgary) professor Dr. Brent Davis speaks to Ryan Jespersen about the draft K-6 math curriculum. (19:09m – 42:00m)
This document is a revised version of correspondence sent to Minister Adriana LaGrange (on 2021 July 20) in which we, members of the “Math Minds” research initiative, offered our assessment of and advice on Alberta’s proposed K–6 mathematics curriculum.
Dr. Richelle Marynowski examines the mathematical inaccuracies and oddities in the draft curriculum that contradict current theories in mathematics teaching and learning.