Administrative Procedure 212

AP 212 - Second Language Instruction

Background

The division supports the offering of second language programs in its schools subject to the following procedures.

Procedures

  1. The decision to offer second language courses and/or programs is made at the school level.
  2. The programs offered within the division will be in accordance with the program of studies, policies, procedures and guidelines of Alberta Education.
  3. Schools are encouraged to support second language instruction that would reflect community culture.

References

School Act, Section 9, 10, 11, 21
Section 23, Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms
Alberta Education Policy 1.5.2
Palliser Regional Schools – Student Services Handbook