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Development of Indigenous Kits in French
Presented by: Jane Atkins
Monday, February 10, 2020 | 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Session Location:
Central Alberta Regional Consortium 8 Page Avenue, Red Deer, AB
About the Session:

French teachers from each district/division will work collaboratively to aid in the creation of Indigenous Kits in the French language (similar to the ones developed in English).  Development of concept based lessons to broaden the scope of the kits will also be worked on as time permits. 

Once translation and lesson development have been completed, the kits will be assembled for use on a mutually agreed upon future date.

About the Presenter(s):
Jane Atkins

Jane Atkins is a life long learner whose interests lie in helping teachers and students in their respective success journeys. She has a Special Education background and has taught Grades 2 – 8 in numerous subject areas as well as in both official languages. Through her years working in Slave Lake, she gained an appreciation of Indigenous cultures and learning styles and has continued to develop her understanding throughout her 40+ years in the education system as a teacher, presenter and curriculum coordinator. She looks forward to being able to work with districts and their teachers as we strive to gain a better understanding of our Indigenous peoples through “Education For Reconciliation”.

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: February 03, 2020
Cost: $0.00
Focus(es): French (FSL/FI), First Nations, M├ętis, and Inuit
Grade Level(s): K-12
Audience: Teachers