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Blended

Program Description

Blended programming combines parent-directed education and teacher-directed education. This approach allows parents to shape their child’s education while having access to educational resources and teachers who are knowledgeable in home education.

Goals

Benefits

  • Flexible programming options
  • Access to supportive and knowledgeable teachers experienced in home education
  • On-site and online student and parent orientation events
  • Increased comfort and familiarity using tools like discussion boards, video conferencing and online chat

Program delivery 

  • Teacher-directed instruction provided online through LearnNet
  • Choice in which subjects parents wish to teach for parent-directed instruction
  • Access to online resources and Argyll's school library 
  • Participation in field trips and on-site enrichment activities with other home-schooled students and their families
  • Opportunities for students and families to interact and share information through online learning communities

Eligibility

Students must be in Grades 1 to 12. For more information about eligibility and programming options, contact Argyll Centre.

Funding

Supplemental funding to cover costs related to programming for students in Grades 1 to 9 is available through reimbursement. For more information about funding, contact Argyll Centre.

Alberta curriculum

  • Teacher-directed programming is based on curriculum determined by Alberta Education.
  • Parent-directed programming may include any, some or all of the curriculum determined by Alberta Education. 

For more information about curriculum, contact Argyll Centre.  

Locations:

Elementary 2017-18


Junior High 2017-18


Senior High 2017-18