Editor: David Scott
Please feel free to contact David regarding our Focus Newsletter. scottd@ucalgary.ca

Our Focus Newsletter is published by the Social Studies Council, and is designed to keep our members up to date with Social Studies education in Alberta.
Online Editions

November 2017 Focus Newsletter (Vol 45. No. 1) now available. (Click on the Newsletter image below to view)

     Topics include:

*Do You Need More Social Studies in Your Life? Get Involved at the Regional Level!

*Wealth of Resources for Social Studies Educators 

*An Update on the Curriculum Renewal Process, from Alberta Education

*A Conversation with Lindsay Gibson on the Curriculum Renewal Process

 

 Past Editions

Mar. 2017 Focus Newsletter (Vol 44. No. 2) (Click on the Newsletter image below to view)

 

    Topics include:

* President's Message * Editor's Note * Social Studies Council Awards * Teaching For Diversity * Exploring Possibilities For The Flipped Classroom

 

 

Mar. 2016 Focus Newsletter (Vol 43. No. 4) (Click on the Newsletter image below to view)

   Topics include:

* President's Message * Editor's Note * Alberta Social Studies Council Conference 2016 Update * Social Studies Survey * Quilts of Reconciliation * Navigating Two Curriculum Worlds as a Preservice Teacher * Interview: Dwayne Donald

Oct. 2015 Focus Newsletter (Vol 43. No. 3) (Click on the Newsletter image below to view)  Topics include: * President's Message * Contribute to One World in Dialogue * From the Editor * In Memory of Glyn Hughes * LearnAlberta.ca: A Wealth of Resources for Social Studies Educators * Teaching Diversity in the K–12 Social Studies Classroom: A Conversation with Carla Peck

 

May 2015 Focus Newsletter (Vol 43. No. 2) (Click on the Newsletter image below to view)    Topics include:      *Robert Thirsk High School Grade 10 Social Action Project   *Fostering Collaboration Through the Centre for Global   Education   *Galileo Educational Network Collaborates with the CBE      *The Changing Landscape of Assessment in Alberta:  An Interview with Kent den Heyer      *URLs of Interest





Dec. 2014 Focus Newsletter (Vol. 43 No. 1)
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    Topics include:

    *Forum for Young Canadians
     * 2014 Conference Wrap Up
     *Regional Reports
     *Alberta Teachers on a Summer Study Tour
     *Governor-General's History Award
     *Social Studies Resources