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Student Leaders Take to the Hill – Urge Government to Reinvest in Post-Secondary Education and Support Students

Ottawa, February 23, 2016 – The Canadian Alliance of Student Associations (CASA) is proud to bring together close to 60 student leaders, representing over 300,000 post-secondary students from across the country to Ottawa as a united front, collectively pushing for further investments in higher education and increased support for students. Removing financial barriers to post-secondary […]

by pmnationtalk on February 23, 2016126 Views

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CEA Launches the 2016 Indigenous ‘Innovation that Sticks’ Case Study Research Program

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Toronto – February 23, 2016 – The Canadian Education Association (CEA) is proud to launch the Indigenous ‘Innovation that Sticks’ School District Case Study Program to showcase how one K-12 First Nations-focused learning program has increased Indigenous student engagement, achievement and retention, and has the potential to be implemented in other classrooms, […]

by ahnationtalk on February 23, 201692 Views

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Study: Women in Canada: First Nations, Métis and Inuit women

February 23, 2016 Aboriginal women with higher levels of education had slightly higher employment rates than non-Aboriginal women in 2011. Specifically, 81.8% of Aboriginal women with a certificate, diploma or degree at the bachelor level or above were employed, compared with 79.5% of their non-Aboriginal counterparts. The same pattern held true for all three Aboriginal identity groups: First […]

by pmnationtalk on February 23, 2016102 Views

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Join the KCDSB Team as the new First Nations Trustee

The Kenora Catholic District School Board is looking to recruit a new First Nations Trustee to join our Board of Trustees.  It’s a wonderful opportunity to share information and ensure that decisions are being made in the best interest of all students. If you are interested in this opportunity please contact Phyllis Eikre, Director of […]

by ahnationtalk on February 22, 2016181 Views

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KAIROS’ Education for Reconciliation action receives nods from high profile leaders

KAIROS’ Education for Reconciliation action received a boost on February 20 when the Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs, Carolyn Bennett retweeted KAIROS’ online campaign petition. In November 2015, KAIROS Canada and the Legacy of Hope Foundation mobilized their national networks to advocate for the Truth and Reconciliation (TRC)’s Call to Action #62.i. This call […]

by ahnationtalk on February 22, 2016141 Views

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Lakehead University art on display in the Thunder Bay International Airport

February 19, 2016 – Thunder Bay, ON Lakehead University is displaying paintings from the Chief Roy Michano Art Collection in the Thunder Bay International Airport. Eight paintings are now visible throughout the airport, enhancing the space by educating and inspiring the public. “We are proud to partner with Lakehead University to add something very special […]

by pmnationtalk on February 22, 2016159 Views

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New Ontario Centre for Workforce Innovation a collaborative approach to urgent workforce challenges

TORONTO, Feb. 22, 2016 – A consortium of partners led by Ryerson University is pleased to announce a new Ontario Centre for Workforce Innovation (OCWI). The initiative is funded by a $7.5 million grant over two years from the Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities. The OCWI will offer a single, coordinated access point […]

by ahnationtalk on February 22, 2016211 Views

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Pow wow celebrates Aboriginal culture and heritage

Hundreds of guests from Ontario and Detroit took part in Conestoga’s sixth annual pow wow on Saturday, February 20 at the Doon campus. The event honoured Aboriginal culture by bringing together dancers and drummers for a full day of celebration. “Pow wows are a community social event,” said Myeengun Henry, manager of Conestoga’s Aboriginal Services. […]

by ahnationtalk on February 22, 2016111 Views

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Pow wow celebrates Aboriginal culture and heritage

Hundreds of guests from Ontario and Detroit took part in Conestoga’s sixth annual pow wow on Saturday, February 20 at the Doon campus. The event honoured Aboriginal culture by bringing together dancers and drummers for a full day of celebration. “Pow wows are a community social event,” said Myeengun Henry, manager of Conestoga’s Aboriginal Services. […]

by ahnationtalk on February 22, 201697 Views

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National First Nations Directors of Education Forum Taking Place in Ottawa to Advance First Nations Control of First Nations Education

National First Nations Directors of Education Forum Taking Place in Ottawa to Advance First Nations Control of First Nations Education OTTAWA, Feb. 19, 2016 – The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) is convening a National First Nations Directors of Education Forum taking place February 23 & 24 at the Delta Ottawa City Centre in Ottawa, ON. […]

by ahnationtalk on February 22, 2016181 Views

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