AUDIENCE: ALL MEMBERS OF THE SCHOOL COMMUNITY ARE ENCOURAGED TO ENROLL. THIS INCLUDES, BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO, TEACHERS, EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANTS, BUS DRIVERS, SUPPORT STAFF, AND PARENTS.
The Education for Reconciliation eCourse provides a learning pathway for all members of a school community to deepen their awareness and understanding of 'Foundational Knowledge' as it pertains to Alberta's Indigenous Peoples. This eLearning opportunity is intended to help participants create shared understandings of the diverse First Nations, Métis, and Inuit culture and traditions, values and attitudes, and of historical and contemporary realities of First Nations, Métis, and Inuit people in Alberta.
The Education for Reconciliation eCourse is designed for all members of a school community, and is accessible by participants 24/7 to accommodate the busy schedules of those wishing to participate in this dynamic learning opportunity.
Join our online facilitator, Donna Ross, for this self-paced eLearning opportunity where participants will have the ability to:
Estimated time of completion of the full eCourse is approximately 10-12 hours. Total completion time will vary for individuals dependent on level of participation within the course.
This learning opportunity is being offered through a grant from Alberta Education.
Donna Rossis a 26-year educator. She is a Cree-Métis from Saskatchewan and member of the One Arrow First Nation, Treaty Six territory. Donna began her teaching career as a classroom teacher with Tsuu T’ina Nation and continued to support First Nations learners in subsequent positions with Siksika and Stoney Nakoda Nations, and recently Rockyview School Division as a First Nations, Métis, and Inuit Learning Specialist. Donna brings passion and also a deep knowledge of First Nations, Métis, and Inuit histories, the impact of residential schools, and the infusion of indigenous ways of knowing into Alberta curriculum and organizational culture.
The next eCourse opens April 3-June 3, 2018. Please proceed to April 3rd to register for the next eCourse.