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Thursday, February 25 • 9:00am - Friday, March 12 • 3:00pm
A Data Driven Approach to Teaching Literacy

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This session examines how a diverse school in Calgary approaches the teaching of literacy through a data driven approach to task design, assessment, and teacher practice. In this session, attendees will follow the process taken by administrators and teachers in their journey to increase teacher capacity and student success in literacy.


Bryan Allen

Data driven literacy instruction, Calgary Board of Education
Bryan Allen is currently a Learning Leader and instructional coach in Calgary, Alberta. During his 12 years as an educator, he has developed a diverse skillset thanks to teaching in a variety of educational settings. Bryan’s portfolio includes teaching and leading in a science-based... Read More →

Kenny Yeung

A Date Driven Approach to Student Literacy
Kenny Yeung has been a teacher, Curriculum Leader, Learning Coach, an Assistant Principal and Principal in his 13 years with the Calgary Board of Education. He believes strongly that students come first, and pursues teaching and leading with the belief that he can help make a difference... Read More →

Lisa Taylor

A Date Driven Approach to Student Literacy
Lisa Taylor is currently a Resource/Literacy teacher in Calgary, Alberta. She completed both a Bachelor of Education and a Masters of Education at the University of Calgary with a focus on task design and conceptual understanding. She worked within the CBE for 16 years in a variety... Read More →

Nathan Bane

data driven approach to literacy
First and foremost a learner and educator, Nathan Bane (B.Mus, B.Ed, M.Ed) has been designing a spectrum of authentic and meaningful learning experiences for both adults and students in Alberta for more than 15 years. He has a diverse professional background including extensive experiences... Read More →

Thursday February 25, 2021 9:00am - Friday March 12, 2021 3:00pm MST
Pre-recorded Session