3 Program Choices

3 Program Choices 2018-05-17T16:10:37+00:00

Choose the program that’s right for you:

Teacher-Directed Program (On-line)

An asynchronous online program where a student works at their own pace for all subjects under the guidance of a certificated teacher.

Parent Role
Parents are expected to be in the home supporting and encouraging the student during the school day.

Teacher Role
Elementary teacher directs program using Blackboard Collaborate lessons, Google Classroom and assesses subjects via telephone, fax or gmail. Jr. and Sr. High subject specialists assist with the course completion, teach all subjects via Blackboard Collaborate, Google Classroom, website instruction and contact students via gmail, fax, telephone.

Student Role
Students are required to regularly contact their teachers via gmail, fax, telephone regarding assignments, projects, etc.


The Shared Program (Traditional and On-line)

An asynchronous program where the student works under the guidance of a certified teacher for a minimum of 50% at the elementary and Jr. High level, and 20% at the Sr. High level.

Parent Role
Parents choose to direct some subjects and teachers direct others. Parents plan and direct programs for parent-directed subjects.

Teacher Role
Teachers are responsible for delivering the content and assessing the teacher-directed subjects.

Student Role
Students submit assignments in teacher-directed subjects to teachers. Students interact with parents for parent-directed subjects.


Parent-Directed Program (Traditional Home Schooling)

A program where the parents are responsible for the student’s program. A facilitator will help setup and support, and evaluate student progress.

Parent Role
Parent plans and directs child’s educational program at home. Parent provides a program plan to Facilitator.

Teacher Role
Facilitator supports and supervises program, providing a minimum of two home visits per year. Facilitator assists high school students with assessment, credit information and career planning.

Student Role
Students interact with parents for entire program, and receive support from your Facilitator/Teacher Advisor.


Each program offers:

  • Support of your personalized program
  • A comprehensive program for high school students
  • A dedicated staff of experienced Alberta certificated teachers whose primary aim is to serve students and their families
  • An Educational Program Plan checklist
  • A dedicated office staff, Central Office staff, and Board of Trustees
  • Newsletters
  • Group meetings in major centers of the province
  • Personalized service by all program personnel