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MIIGWEWIN CONFERENCE 2016
Date: September 29 (1/2 day), 30 (full day) 2016
Aundek Omni Kaning Pow Wow grounds - Manitoulin Island
The Voice of Our Land, Connecting Traditional Knowledge to the Place of Learning
KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Joseph Boyden, Christi Belcourt
PRESENTORS: KTEI Traditional Knowledge Faculty Members:
Gord Waindebence and Gloria Oshkabewisens
KTEI FACULTY: Executive Director, Stephanie Roy; KTEI Board Chairperson; Roberta Oshkabewisens; Kelly Crawford, Debbie Debassige; and Josh Eshkawkogan
SPECIAL GUEST SPEAKERS: Issac Day Murdoch; Melanie Smiths;
Quinn Meawasige; and Allan Mountford
Online Registration is now open
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We are currently selecting and will be applying for funding for our
2016-2017 post secondary program offerings. Program start dates are noted below. [Please note: All PSE program offerings listed here are subject to funding approval, sufficient student enrolment; subject to change without notice]
Reminder! PSE Sponshorship Deadlines.
Student - be sure to contact your post secondary department and be sure to submit your application in advance of deadlines to avoid disappointment. Please contact us for assistance if needed.
What are Your Ideas for PSE Programs?
Community input is important in the programs we select and offer each year with our College and University partners. Always feel free to call us at KTEI to share your college and university program interests to continue enjoying the comforts of learning from Manitoulin Island...we value your thoughts and opinions! 705.377.4342
“The First Nation Student Success Program (FNSSP) is a proposal-driven program designed to support First Nation educators on reserve (Kindergarten to Grade 12) in their ongoing efforts to meet their students' needs and improve student and school results. The Program's overall objective is to improve the achievement of First Nation students on reserve by focusing on the priority areas of literacy, numeracy and student retention." To learn more about FNSSP, click here to more details on what we do!
KTEI/FNSSP Ontario Aggregate for Confident Learners Literacy Initiative, click here for more information.
To Learn more about Structural Readiness and what it means for First Nation communities, CLICK HERE
Anishinaabe Odziiwin activities are open, free learning opportunities for all members of the public, including staff and students of KTEI. Bring a friend…learn a little, laugh a little, live a lifetime! Light healthy lunch and prize draws for participants. Miigwech for bringing your feast bag and supporting our Eco school designation. Remember to dress appropriately as some activities are hosted outdoors. Pre-registration is not required but encouraged. Watch for dates and event details posted below:
July 19, 2016 - TENTATIVE pending fire ban/fire conditions: Sweatlodge at KTEI; time: 6:00 PM; All welcome; bring your feastbag and your favorite potluck dish!
"Fall 2016 Photography - In progress - details will be posted here soon! This sill be a general interest learning opportunity open to all!
To Suggest your Idea(s) for a Learning Seminar or General Interest Course, please call 705.377.4342 and ask for Beverley or Natasha
Updated: July 12, 2016