Board Meeting Highlights - October 16, 2018
PLRD #25 Administrative Procedures Regarding Cannabis Legislation
The Prairie Land Regional Division #25 trustees discussed the revised Administrative Procedure’s addressing cannabis legislation effective October 17, 2018. AP 351 – Possession and/or Misuse of Controlled Substances and Illicit Drugs and AP 546 – Smoke Free School Division were reviewed.
For further information regarding the AP’s please see the website at http://www.plrd.ab.ca/view.php?action=object&id=9153&stream=Homepage%20News .
PLRD Junior High Leadership Retreat
The third annual PLRD Junior High Leadership Retreat for all schools was held at Delia on September 27 & 28, 2018. Keynote speakers presented on promoting personal initiatives, impactful leadership, and the effects and uses of social media. Students were tasked with developing initiatives that would make impactful change within their communities and schools.
J.C. Charyk Hanna School – Project Based Learning (PBL)
Vice-principal Corry Raugust and Grade 9 students presented to the Board on J.C. Charyk’s Project Based Learning (PBL). PBL is a learning process where students engage in a challenge where they plan, execute, and evaluate their work in a cyclical fashion that creates relevancy with their surroundings and personal interests. Project Based Learning is an enrichment to competency based learning which is occurring in all schools across PLRD.
For additional information please contact: Cam McKeage, Superintendent of Schools, Prairie Land Regional Division #25 403.854.4481