ARPDC Professional Development Resources
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FNMI May 2012 Empowering the Spirit Forum

The wiki contains links to presentations made on May 16 and 17, 2012, during the Empowering the Spirit Forum at the Mariott at the River Cree Resort in Edmonton. The two day forum provided participants with the opportunity to:

  • learn from literacy and numeracy leaders
  • expand their understanding of literacy and numeracy practices from First Nations, Métis and Inuit perspectives
  • gain tools and strategies to support First Nations, Métis and Inuit student success

This resource is focused on professional development for teachers, districts and schools and supports an Alberta Education program or initiative.

Type(s):Text Resource
Focus(s):First Nations, Métis, Inuit
Audience(s):Instructional Leaders, Teachers
Teaching Quality Standards:
  • Apply knowledge of First Nations, Métis, Inuit
Principal Leadership Quality Standards:
  • Support knowledge of First Nations, Métis, Inuit
Keyword(s):FNMI, Indigenous, Literacy, Numeracy
Level(s):Elementary, Junior High, Senior High
Date Posted:May 16, 2012