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TL - Tchng Phlsphy, All Girls

Content

All Girls Program at the CBE

Is the All Girls Program the Right Choice for My Child?

A successful student demonstrates:
  • A willingness to become a confident leader
  • A broad perspective on non-traditional career opportunities for females
  • An understanding of the lived experience of women in local, national and global cultures
  • The preference to working in an all-girl environment
  • An interest in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM)
  • An interest in curriculum that highlights how women contribute meaningfully to our society and lead change
  • A willingness to learn through making connections across many subjects

Characteristics of the All Girls Program

  • Emphasize girls’ abilities to become independent and empowered leaders in school and in their greater community
  • Provides girl-focused approaches to learning
  • Intentionally emphasizes cooperative and inquiry-based learning
  • Increases exposure to science, math and technology
  • Builds on girls’ strengths to improve self-confidence, personal growth and understanding of the social construction of gender
  • Provides opportunities for mentorship networks among members of the student body and with successful women
  • Incorporates a focus on character in all aspects of the curriculum
  • School uniform

Visit the CBE website to help determine whether or not an All Girls Program is right for your child, the Alice Jamieson Girls’ Academy Brochure and the Alternative Programs Handbook (Alberta Education).​

Comments

 

Category

Teaching - Program Descriptions

Program

All Girls

Grade

Grade 4; Grade 5; Grade 6; Grade 7; Grade 8; Grade 9

Start Date

11/22/2016

End Date

 

Content Owner

Malcolm, Melissa M

Source Url

http://www.cbe.ab.ca/programs/program-options/teaching-philosopy/Pages/Alice-Jamieson-Girls'-Academy.aspx 

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Approval Status Approved
 

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Created at 11/22/2016 9:08 AM by Anscombe, Aura Leigh
Last modified at 7/12/2018 11:54 AM by System Account
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