Truth and Reconciliation Commission & UBC: Responding to the Call to Action for Education. 4:15-6:15pm, March 10, 2016
In 2015, the Truth and Reconciliation Commission released its final report and Calls to Action. The purpose of this UBC 100: Indigenous Education Alumni Speaker Panel, featuring 3 of UBC Education’s 100 outstanding alumni, is to share insights, create dialogue, and develop individual and cooperative action to accelerate the success of Indigenous education, with an emphasis on the past, present, and future role of the UBC Faculty of Education.
Panelists: Celia Haig-Brown, The Role of Non-Indigenous Allies; Deborah Jeffrey, The Role of the First Nations Education Steering Committee and First Nations Schools; and Cheryl Sebastian, The Role of K-12 Educators
Thursday, March 10, 2016, 4:15 – 6:15 PM
Sty-Wet-Tan Great Hall, Longhouse
This is a free event but registration is required for catering purposes. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.