About FNESC and First Nations Languages

Since its earliest establishment, FNESC has actively promoted and supported a variety of First Nations languages professional development, research, programming and services.  FNESC has an active subcommittee of community representatives that is focused on this important work. Currently, FNESC and its First Nations Languages Subcommittee, is engaged in a number of initiatives:

  • First Nations Language Roundtable
  • First Nations Languages Teachers Education Program
  • First Nations Language Degree Framework
  • Language and Culture Teachers Pro-D Opportunities
  • K-12 BC First Nations Language Curriculum Building Guide
  • Developing a joint work plan¬†with the Association of BC Deans of Education

Need a little inspiration? Listen to the FNESC Languages Conference 2015 keynote by Jesse Little Doe Baird