We invite you to attend a Local Education Agreements (LEA) Workshop to learn more about best practices identified by BC First Nations representatives around LEAs and LEA development. At the workshop, you will receive the updated LEA Toolkit and LEA Sample that FNESC has developed to support that important work. You are invited to come with questions about LEA development and implementation.
LEA Workshop Notice – includes details about eligibility, travel reimbursement and hotel. Travel is reimbursable for up to two representatives per First Nations community.
November 14, 2014, Nanaimo, Coast Bastion Hotel (register online)
January 20, 2015, Vancouver, Coast Plaza Hotel (register online)
Eligibility: representatives from BC First Nations schools, public schools, school districts and First Nations communities are eligible to attend.
Travel expense reimbursement may be available for up to two representatives per BC First Nations community (Band).
Schedule: Breakfast: 8:30 am; meeting 9:00 am to 4:00 pm; breakfast and lunch provided.
LEA Sample December 11 2013 (Word document) for easy adaptation
Important: Please note that the LEA Toolkit and draft Sample LEA are not intended as legal advice. They are draft items for discussion purposes only.
Virtual LEA Workshop
This four-part workshop discusses LEAs, the FNESC LEA toolkit and how to create and implement an effective LEAs. It is video created live at a March 2014 full-day workshop in Vancouver.