TCDSB Teacher Symposium


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TCDSB Teacher Symposium

  1. 1. Respecting and Honoring First Nation, Metis and Inuit Culture and IdentityTCDSB Teacher Symposium Discussion and presentations will focus on Thursday current issues facing FNMI Culture, Identity, NovemberFNMI 2011 Education, and the prospects for their future while, respecting and honouring where they came from. In addition, how aboriginal 24 2011 education has developed in urban areas.Ontario Institute for Studies In Education (Library) University of Toronto 252 Bloor Street West 8:30 am - 3:30 pm Dr. S. Stewart : Assistant Professor, Counselling Program & Aboriginal Education OISE TBA - Métis Council of Ontario Linda Staats: Program Manager - Six Nations Polytechnic- Ohsweken Peter Ittinuar: Inuit Negotiator Ontario Ministry of Aboriginal Affairs Maureen Callan: Education Officer, Ontario Ministry of Education Symposium includes free visit to the ROM, Dancers, Fiddle, and Throat Singers register on PAL - seating is limited - one per school
  2. 2. TCDSB Teacher Symposium FNMI 2011 8:30 - 9:00am - Registration schedule 9:00 - 9:30 am Opening Remarks from Dean of OISE, TCDSB Superintendent for FNMI Program and/or TCDSB Deputy Director 9:30 - 10:10 am Dr. Stewart Associate Professor Counselling Program and Chair of Aboriginal Studies OISE 10:15 - 10:55 am Peter Ittinuar Inuit Negotiator Ministry of Aboriginal Affairs 11:00 - 11:35 am – TBA Metis Nation of Ontario 11:35 am – 12:30 pm Free visit to the ROM’s Gallery of Canada’s First Peoples - 5 minute walk from OISE 12:30 - 1:10 pm LUNCH to be served in the OISE Library 1:10 - 1:50 pm Linda Staats Program Manager Six Nations Polytechnic- Ohsweken ( 1:50 - 2:30 pm Maureen Callan Education Officer Ministry of Education 2:30 - 3:30 pm Celebration and Closing FN dancers, Metis Jig, and Inuit Throat SingersOntario Institute for Studies In Education (Library) University of Toronto 252 Bloor Street West