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Friday, February 25 • 2:15pm - 3:30pm
Indigenous Ways of Knowing in Literacy

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Indigenous Ways of Knowing in Literacy
This presentation provides pathways to use Indigenous books, literature, and texts that are written by Indigenous authors. A sharing of books and strategies will be highlighted to use in K-12 classrooms; you will
• Learn how to use Indigenous literature more confidently in the classroom
• Be more knowledgeable about guiding principles for identifying key Indigenous themes in texts
• Be familiarized with a handful of literacy strategies that align well with Indigenous pedagogies.
• Be open to new possibilities of text, storytelling, and exploring new truths ultimately contributing to Reconciliation.

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Donna Ross

Calgary Regional Consortium
Donna Ross is a 31-year educator. She is Cree Métis from Saskatchewan and member of the One Arrow First Nation, Treaty Six territory. Donna began her teaching career as a classroom teacher with Tsuut’ina Nation and continued to support First Nations learners in subsequent positions... Read More →

Friday February 25, 2022 2:15pm - 3:30pm MST
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