Because Dr. Gordon Townsend is located within the Alberta Children’s Hospital, this is not a central library or learning commons. In each program or classroom, there are a variety of educational resources available to all students and grades. These may include iPads, laptops, reading books, research books, textbooks and educational games.

Learning Commons / Library

Because Dr. Gordon Townsend is located within the Alberta Children’s Hospital, this is not a central library or learning commons. In each program or classroom, there are a variety of educational resources available to all students and grades. These may include iPads, laptops, reading books, research books, textbooks and educational games.

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​Learning Commons at the CBE

Today’s learners cannot imagine life without the internet and supporting technology. The concept of the traditional library is changing to include technology, online tools and spaces for collaboration and exploration.​​​

In light of Alberta Government Covid-19 guidelines that gatherings should not exceed 15 people, today's Public Board meeting will be held online only. The meeting begins at noon and will be live streamed. https://t.co/LXNIydA7w1

Our "classrooms" look different, but we continue to support student learning. Check out this video for more info. #wearecbe https://t.co/z6XBq4mA3Q

Learn more about what students and families can expect to hear from their schools next week. Classes are cancelled and students will not be returning to their schools, but learning is ongoing. https://t.co/2k2t0CUwTV #wearecbe

Yesterday we sent a message to all Gr. 10, 11 and 12 families about diploma exams. Diploma exams are cancelled, but under special circumstances, students can request to write a diploma exam. For more info, see info on our website https://t.co/Vt8kke9SuE

All city and school playgrounds are closed effective immediately to help reduce the spread of COVID-19. City parks remain open. Let’s all work together to protect the public’s health. #WeAreCBE