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TL - Subject Matter, Arts-Centred

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Arts-Centred Learning Program at the CBE

Is Arts-Centred Learning the Right Choice for My Child?

A successful student demonstrates:
  • An interest in and passion for the arts
  • Initiative, imagination and ingenuity when engaging in a variety of creative processes to develop and explore ideas
  • The ability to thrive in a fast-paced rigorous program that extends beyond the basic curricular expectation
  • A willingness to take advantage of multiple learning opportunities offered through the arts
  • Characteristics that honour and respect the creativity of peers
  • Motivation and independence
  • The ability to work well in a variety of situations; collaboratively and independently

Characteristics of Arts-Centred Learning

  • Arts-focused inquiry integrating Alberta Education’s Programs of Study
  • Opportunities for co-constructing knowledge and understanding through the arts
  • Develop creative and critical thinking
  • Learning comes from the process as well as the product
  • Students represent their knowledge and understanding through the multiple perspectives found throughout the arts
  • Students learn to appreciate and critique their art and the art of others
  • Skill development in the arts is integrated throughout the curriculum using school and community resources

Visit the CBE website to help determine whether or not the Arts-Centred Learning Program is right for your child and for the Alternative Programs Handbook (Alberta Education).​

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Category

Teaching - Program Descriptions

Program

Arts-Centred

Grade

Kindergarten; Grade 1; Grade 2; Grade 3; Grade 4; Grade 5; Grade 6; Grade 7; Grade 8; Grade 9; Grade 10; Grade 11; Grade 12

Start Date

11/22/2016

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Content Owner

Malcolm, Melissa M

Source Url

http://www.cbe.ab.ca/programs/program-options/subject-matter/Pages/Arts-Centred-Learning.aspx

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Approval Status Approved
 

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Created at 11/22/2016 8:52 AM by Anscombe, Aura Leigh
Last modified at 8/15/2019 3:46 PM by Malcolm, Melissa M
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