Teaching and Learning from Indigenous Insights and Understandings
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Teaching and Learning from Indigenous Insights and Understandings
Presented by: Dr. Dwayne Donald
Date(s):
Monday, April 01, 2019 | 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Session Location:
Lethbridge Library - Theatre Gallery 810 5 Ave South, Lethbridge, AB
About the Session:

This session will focus on key considerations that come with teachers making a shift from teaching and learning 'about' the experiences and memories of Indigenous peoples to teaching and learning 'from'Indigenous insights and understandings. Particular attention will be given to the concept of ethical relationality and Treaty teachings. 

Dr. Donald has worked and studied in Southern Alberta. SAPDC is excited to support this learning opportunity for our region, this will assist teachers and system leaders in helping all of us and our students better understand Indigenous insights and ways of teaching and learning. 

Audience:
School Administrators, Learning Support Leads, Teachers, Jurisdiction Leads
Grade Level:
K-12
About the Presenter(s):
Dr. Dwayne Donald

Dr. Dwayne Donald is a descendent of the amiskwaciwiyiniwak (Beaver Hills people) and the Papaschase Cree and is an associate professor in the Faculty of Education at the University of Alberta. His work focuses on ways in which Indigenous philosophies can expand and enhance our understandings of curriculum and pedagogy.

Registration Fee:

$30.00

Registration Deadline:

March 29, 2019

Registration Notes:

Lunch and refreshments are included

*Note: This session is made possible through the Education For Reconcilliation Grant *