Learning First Peoples Events
Founded upon the First Peoples Principles of Learning and consistent with the Calls to Action of the Truth And Reconciliation Commission, the following workshops are designed for BC teachers to support them to teach about First Peoples in informed and appropriate ways. Each session includes print resources, activities and opportunities for professional dialogue and networking.
Jan. 18, 2019, Vancouver Integrating First Peoples Content and Principles of Learning into Schools and Classrooms
Jan. 28, 2019, Vancouver English First Peoples Teacher Resource Guide
First Nations Schools Events
Every year, the First Nations Schools Association delivers number of events for First Nations school educators and school leaders, in order to ensure that the needs of students are addressed in meaningful ways. Many of the events are by invitation to educators of specific age groups or subject areas, so registration information will be sent directly to eligible participants.
The annual Regional Sessions meetings are an opportunity to learn about FNESC’s work and the work of our partners and to engage in a meaningful dialogue about current First Nations education issues. Upcoming sessions:
Kamloops, Nov. 6-7, 2018
Nanaimo, Nov. 15-16, 2018
Cranbrook, Nov. 28-29, 2018
Prince George, Dec. 13-14, 2018
Vancouver, Jan. 9-10, 2019
Nov. 2, 2018
Feb. 22, 2019
Apr. 26, 2019
FNESC Annual Aboriginal Education Conference
Every year, the conference draws over 800 educators and education administrators, and it is a unique opportunity to come together as an education community to network, learn from one-another, and be inspired. The conference welcomes all those who are passionate about advancing quality First Nations education. Waitlist only.
Nov. 22, 2018 opening evening, Nov. 23-24, 2018 Conference, Vancouver
Post-Secondary Education Coordinator Meetings
These workshops provide information about the administration of the Post-Secondary Student Support Program and the University and College Entrance Preparation Program, and is designed to support community post-secondary education coordinators.
Nanaimo, Jan. 31-Feb. 1, 2019
Prince George, Feb. 13-14, 2019
Kamloops, Feb. 27-28, 2019
Vancouver, Mar. 1-2, 2019
Terrace, Mar. 13-14, 2019