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Montreal non-profit launches toolkit on how to be an Indigenous ally

Jan 29, 2019 jjamison
Montreal non-profit launches toolkit on how to be an Indigenous ally

Montreal Urban Aboriginal Community Strategy Network breaks down allyship into 3 steps Jessica Deer · CBC News · Posted: Jan 23, 2019 12:27 PM ET | Last Updated: January 23 Dakota Swiftwolfe and Leilani Shaw of the Montreal Urban Aboriginal Community Strategy Network are two of the contributors on the group's new Indigenous ally toolkit. (Leilani Shaw) What does it mean to be a good…

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Change School - Will Richardson

Jan 29, 2019 jjamison

If you’re still on the fence as to whether or not to join us in our seventh Change School cohort, take a look at what Stephen Kendall, Principal at Albany Junior HS in Auckland, NZ says about his experience with us: "I have long felt like a lone voice in the wilderness, when it comes to modern learning. The Change School interactions allowed me to develop my own thoughts through discourse with like…

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Zonal Professional Development Day Conference and Health and Wellness Symposium

Jan 25, 2019 jjamison

Here is the procedure to view, print, change, or email yourself your schedule. Use the same email and password that you use when you registered for the conference. To view or change your schedule click here (must already be registered through eventbriite)You can print your schedule from here as well. Once logged in, select event you are attending. Your schedule will  come up. Scroll down until you…

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BCTF News

Jan 25, 2019 jjamison
BCTF News

January 24, 2019 New BCTF campaign celebrates teachers As part of the BCTF’s ongoing public outreach efforts, the Federation has partnered with the Corus network of television including Global TV and radio stations CKNW, Rock 101, AM 730, etc., to celebrate teachers. Our members do so much to help kids every single day. You can help spread awareness of this campaign by sharing the video…

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February 22nd COTA Conference

Jan 21, 2019 jjamison

February 22nd, 2019 Zonal Professional Development Day and Health and Wellness Symposium Theme: Making Connections 14 Printed Program (PDF) Featured Speakers:  Tanya Talaga  Dr. Lynn Miller  Charlene Bearhead  Dr. Marian Small  Vince Gowman  Myriam Le May  Mike Shaw  Dan Duncan  Dr. Sally Stewart  Carole Fullerton Keynote…

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