Alberta Curriculum starts with the Programs of Study, which outline student learning. It also includes important components designed to help teachers implement the programs of study. Get very familiar with the following key sources. You’ll see specific recommendations and links related to these sources in all our subject/grade guides.
Programs of Study
Alberta teachers design instruction based on the vision, philosophy, and outcomes outlined in the Alberta programs of study.
Licensed databases such as World Book and Bookflix can be subscribed to by schools/ Districts (Formerly offered as Online Reference Center; Discontinued in 2021). See CurrLab Digital Subscriptions for what we can access.
Searchable database. Find 2-5 basic recommended texts/programs for most subjects/grade (also on our subject guides). Includes a wide range of other supplementary resources, all reviewed by AB Education