Culture Camps are scheduled for Elders to share history, culture, and traditions.
Sessions will be lead by Elders from Treaty 6 and 7 and by Métis representatives.
This one day camp is designed to provide Board Members and School/System Leaders in Education with a rich cultural experience that will assist in building Foundational Knowledge.
The day will be hosted by Wolf Creek School Divisiion and facilitated by the CARC Zone 4 FNMI Advisory Committee.
Lunch will be provided.
Welcome from CARC and Wolf Creek Public Schools
Message from the Community of Maskwacis
9:30 am to 3:15 pm:
Participants will rotate through all the below 45 minute sessions.
Treaty 7 Historical Impacts / Treaty
Treaty 6 Historical Impacts / Treaty
Protocol / Role of an Elder / Smudging
Kinship / Rites of Passage
Métis Historic Events
Closing Prayer and Drumming
Request for cancellation or refund must be received in writing (fax/email) at the CARC office a minimum of 3 FULL business days prior to the event start, or registration fees will apply and refunds will not be issued. If you are unable to attend a session and unable to provide three FULL business days’ notice, please feel free to delegate an alternate to attend in your place.
Cancellation notices should be sent to email@example.com.
|Registration Deadline:||May 04, 2018|
|Focus(es):||First Nations, Métis, and Inuit|
|Audience:||Administrators, Central Office Leadership, District Indigenous Education Leads, Board Trustees|
|Special Notes:||As this day involves many important cultural teachings, it is requested that women wear a long skirt or dress to cover their legs. Sessions are being presented through oral tradition and as such, we request that there are no laptops used. All cell phones must be turned off during all presentations. Each district is encouraged to register 10 participants Transportation is the district's responsibility|
Session will run from: 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM