Welcome to the
Western Canada Learning Network

The Western Canada Learning Network (WCLN) is a consortium of 51 BC school districts, the Yukon, and 1 Alberta division (so far) who work together to:

  • Support Distance Learning programs.
  • Support classroom teachers who are interested in Blended Learning. 
  • Encourage 21st Century Learning and best practices in education.
  • Support teacher collaboration and professional development.

Working together allows us to develop better online resources, create teacher communities, and establish cost-saving partnerships with industry. It all adds up to better virtual experiences and opportunities for our students in both Distance Learning and Blended Learning programs.

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BCLN News!

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FYI - BCTF: DL Opportunity
by Brent Sawatzky - Tuesday, 23 May 2017, 6:26 PM

FYI:  The BCTF is looking for members to be on a DL-related task force. 

The executive committee has approved the creation of a Task Force on Distributed Learning to provide research and proposals for issues around DL, including the workload of teachers and preparation for the next round of ...

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Planning for next Year
by Brent Sawatzky - Wednesday, 12 April 2017, 12:54 PM

As you plan for next year, please note:

  1. The new BCLN "Career Life Ed" course WILL require the use of MyBlueprint. Thus, you'll want to ensure you have licenses arranged prior to implementing this course. Note that many districts have access to MyBlueprint through ERAC/district arrangements.
  2. I...
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