Driving Questions

How was the new curriculum implemented?
What are some of the best practices in the implementation that we can learn ahead of the new Alberta Curriculum?
Who were the stakeholders involved in the rollout? What were they responsible to?
Is there anything in hindsight that you would do differently with the curriculum rollout?

What is Farm Roots? What does it look like, sound like, and how does it meet the learning needs of the students?
What are “mini schools” in Delta School Division?
How has the program evolved
Who are the stakeholders responsible to delivering the Farm Roots program? What are the essential supports for this unique program to be successful?


May 28-30 Delta School Division, Coquitlam School Division, Quest University/ High School

Monday May 28
9:00 Land in YVR

10:00 Farm Roots School Visit

4:00 Debrief

Tuesday May 29

9:30 Inquiry Hub School Visit

1:30pm West Vancouver School Division: 1735 Inglewood Drive

3:00pm Travel to Squamish

5:00 Debrief

Wednesday May 30
8:45 Coast Mountain Academy Staff Meeting

9:15 Tour of Coast Mountain Academy with Mike Slinger

10:30 Site visit and lunch with Quest University faculty.

1:00 Depart for YVR

3:00pm Depart for YYC