K-12 Language and Culture Curriculum Framework Workshops


March 19, Prince George, Coast Inn of the North, 770 Brunswick St, Res: 250-563-0121

March 21, Nanaimo, Coast Bastion Inn, 11 Bastion Street, Res: 250-753-2977

March 22, Vancouver, Coast Plaza Hotel, 1763 Comox St, Res: 1-800-716-6199

Link to registration

L-C Flyer Feb. 14

About the Event

At this workshop, explore the new draft K-12 First Nations Language and Curriculum Framework and lend your feedback to help us improve this important new resource. The draft framework is part of the ongoing work of the First Nations Education Steering Committee and the First Nations Schools Association to support high quality First Nations Language and Culture Instruction. We invite you to review the draft resource and to share your feedback.

Presented by Dr. Marianne Ignace and Karmen Smith, Curriculum and Standards Coordinator, FNESC

Event Details

Suggested attendees Language and Culture teachers for First Nations schools and public schools.  Preference will be given to Language and Culture teachers.****Please forward to appropriate individuals****

Accommodation: Hotel reservation numbers are provided in the schedule.  Quote “FNESC” to get the group accommodation rate.    

Schedule: Breakfast 8:30 am, Workshop 9 am – 4 pm (Lunch provided)

Travel and Hotel Reimbursement: Travel reimbursement and up to 2 nights hotel accommodation reimbursement (if required) is available for one Language and Culture teacher per First Nations school to attend their nearest workshop.  A second Language and Culture teacher can apply for hotel/travel reimbursement is not guaranteed.  Claims must be post-marked with 30 days.

Information: Jennifer White, Sr. Communications Officer, FNESC  jenniferw@fnesc.ca  1-877-422-3672

  • Established in 1992, the First Nations Education Steering Committee is an independent society led by a strong and diverse board of 105 First Nations community representatives.

    FNESC is committed to improving education for all First Nations students in BC.