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Teacher Talks Webinar 2018-2019 -The 60's Scoop
Presented by: Crystal Clark
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 | 3:45 PM - 4:45 PM
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About the Session:

The 60s Scoop refers to the policy driven forcible removal of First Nations and Métis children from homes from the 1950s to the 1980s. This webinar will provide educators with an overview of historical and current insights as well as the impacts the “scoop” has had on Indigenous children, parents, families and communities.

This learning opportunity is being offered through a grant from Alberta Education.

About the Presenter(s):
Crystal Clark

Crystal Clark is currently a Walking Together: Education for Reconciliation consultant with the Alberta Teachers Association. She is Fort McMurray Métis and a proud mother. She holds a Masters of Educational Technology, BED,BFA, New Media Diploma, and a Native Creative Writing and Visual Arts Diploma from the En’owkin Center. Along with teaching, she has experience as a Vice Principal and First Nations Student Success Program coordinator. She has received a Prime Minister's Teaching Achievement Award, Esquao Award for Education, Peace Hills Trust Award Recipient, and a BC Festival of the Arts Media scholarship.

Cancellation Policy:

Request for cancellation or refund must be received in writing (fax/email) at the CARC office a minimum of 7 FULL 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 seven FULL days’ notice, please feel free to delegate an alternate to attend in your place. CARC also reserves the right to cancel an event within the 7 calendar days due to unforeseen circumstances such as facility closures, terrorist threats, natural disasters or extreme inclement weather (-35 C or colder). Cancellation notices should be sent to npenney@carcpd.ab.ca.

Registration Deadline: March 15, 2019
Cost: $0.00
Focus(es): First Nations, Métis, Inuit (FNMI)
Grade Level(s):
Audience: Educational Assistants, Teachers, Administrators, Jurisdictional Leadership, Trustees, Parents, Education Partners/Stakeholders, Community Members
Alberta Teachers' Association