The First Nations Education Steering Committee and First Nations Schools Association invite you to online workshops to learn about the 2020-2021 First Nations Languages program for First Nations Schools. Sessions are being offered on a regional basis to provide an opportunity for networking and discussion of regional issues. The sessions are happening virtually this year to ensure health and safety during the pandemic.

Registration

Please register for the session in your local region.

Sept. 10, 2020, Coastal Region REGISTER
Sept. 14, 2020, Lower Mainland Region REGISTER
Sept. 15, 2020, Central Interior Region REGISTER
Sept. 17, 2020, Northern Region REGISTER

Agenda

The draft agenda includes the following:

  • Language and Culture funding in First Nation schools
  • Accessing funding through reporting
  • Best practices in spending language and culture funding
  • Second level services
  • Language and Culture support staff
  • Professional development opportunities

Contact

Charleen Gulbrandsen
Administrative Assistant, Languages and Culture Program
charleeng@fnesc.ca Toll-free: 1-877-422-3672

Eligibility

Representatives of BC First Nations schools who are Principals or Language Teachers are eligible to attend.

Schedule

Meeting 2:00-4:00 pm

Meeting Materials

A meeting kit and agenda will be emailed to participants in advance of the event.

Technical Details

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about how to join the Zoom meeting. If you have any technical questions about how to join, please contact us for assistance.