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Hosting a Family Night: Engaging First Nation, Métis and Inuit Families

A Family Night is a time to engage with families of First Nations, Métis and Inuit students who attend schools in Alberta in a respectful, cultural and welcoming way. This resource focuses on professional development for teachers, districts and schools and supports a student/classroom connection.

URL:http://empoweringthespirit.ca/cultural-awareness/hosting-a-family-night/
Type(s):Text Resource, Videos, Websites
Focus(s):First Nations, Métis, Inuit
Audience(s):Instructional Leaders, Teachers
Teaching Quality Standards:
  • Apply knowledge of First Nations, Métis, Inuit
  • Foster effective relationships
Principal Leadership Quality Standards:
  • Foster effective relationships
  • Support knowledge of First Nations, Métis, Inuit
Keyword(s):Community, FNMI, Indigenous
Level(s):Elementary, Junior High, Senior High
Videos:1
Date Posted:September 22, 2014