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Education is our Buffalo

This book is a teachers’ Resource for First Nations, Métis and Inuit Education in Alberta. In addressing the particular needs of First Nations, Métis and Inuit teachers and learners, this collection of materials sheds light on issues of diversity, equity and human rights as they touch the day-to-day life in Alberta schools and society. It provides information on developments in K-12 Aboriginal education and how to incorporate Aboriginal teaching into today’s classrooms. This resource is focused on professional development for teachers.

URL:http://www.teachers.ab.ca/SiteCollectionDocuments/ATA/Publications/Human-Rights-Issues/Education%20is%20Our%20Buffalo%20(PD-80-7).pdf
Type(s):Text Resource
Focus(s):First Nations, Métis, Inuit
Audience(s):Teachers
Teaching Quality Standards:
  • Apply knowledge of First Nations, Métis, Inuit
Principal Leadership Quality Standards:
    Keyword(s):Culture, FNMI, Indigenous
    Level(s):Elementary, Junior High, Senior High
    Is External:Yes
    Date Posted:October 31, 2014