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Events @UCDSB

The Upper Canada District School Board (UCDSB) hosted two special First Nations, Métis and Inuit gatherings on traditional Haudenosaunee and Anishinaabe territories. 

The two gatherings entitled Truth and Reconciliation Commission + 1 (TRC+1): A Gathering for Reflection and Renewal were held Monday, May 9 and Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at Naismith Memorial Public School in Almonte, and Wednesday, May 11 and Thursday, May 12, 2016 at Rothwell-Osnabruck School in Ingleside.

In total, nine hundred students, along with a number of local dignitaries, participated in events spread over four days.   (Read more)

Learning Commons Team Supporting FNMI

LCIs offers specialized skills and knowledge to facilitate learning about First Nations, Metis and Inuit culture.

Examples of how your LCI can help you:

  • provide resources to evaluate the authenticity of information sources
  • provide title and publisher recommendations 
  • provide access e-resources to support curriculum 
  • facilitate learning about First Nations, Metis and Inuit through social media

....and more!

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