We’re delighted to let our community know that we will be attending this weekend’s FNESC 20th Annual Aboriginal Education Conference. The conference will showcase innovative curriculum, inspiring people and networking opportunities. The First Nations Education Steering Committee Annual Conference on Aboriginal Education draws several hundred educators each year. In recognition of the conference’s 20 year anniversary, the theme this year is 20 Years: Transforming Education and Natural Pod is proud to be exhibiting at this important community gathering. If you you’re attending this year, come over and say hello to our Natural Play team at the Natural Pod exhibitors booth.
Keynotes for this years event include, Dr. Jo-ann Archibald, Associate Dean for Indigenous Education, NITEP Director and Professor in Educational Studies, University of British Columbia and Tomson Highway, an esteemed Cree playwright, novelist, and children’s author. He is best known for his plays The Rez Sisters and Dry Lips Oughta Move to Kapuskasing.