2022 Beginning Teachers Conference has ended

Teachers new to the profession are invited to attend the 2022 Beginning Teachers’ Conference, September 23–24, Fantasyland Hotel, Edmonton. There is no registration fee. Space is limited; apply early.

School principals, school jurisdictions and local associations work together to provide substitute teacher coverage as per the collective agreement to facilitate the attendance of beginning teachers at the conference. Substitute teacher coverage must be organized and approved in advance. Please ensure you meet with your school principal to discuss release time and obtain the appropriate absence code to attend this conference. 

Teachers in charter, federal and private schools must be associate members of the Association to be eligible to attend the Beginning Teachers Conference.

A block of guest rooms have been reserved at the Fantasyland Hotel for conference delegates. Rooms must be booked prior to September 2. Please reference the ATA Beginning Teachers Conference or provide the group code# 5917866 when booking your accommodations.
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Friday, September 23 • 2:00pm - 3:15pm
Assessment and Evaluation—Supporting Student Learning (K-12) FILLING

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The purpose of this workshop is to explore the assessment indicators in the Alberta Teaching Quality Standard. Key questions that will be considered include the following:
  • How do we plan assessment with the end in mind?
  • How do we support the learner to successfully meet curricular outcomes?
  • How do we ensure the credibility of our judgments? 

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Andrea Fletcher

Association Instructor, The Alberta Teachers Association

Friday September 23, 2022 2:00pm - 3:15pm MDT
Maderia - Conference Room 7