Maachi Kashkihtow Mamawii – Learning Together. Sharing Métis Culture
Date(s) - Jan 18, 2022
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Métis Nation British Columbia and the Ministry of Education presents a workshop in understanding, identifying, and supporting Métis children and culture in early years programming. Through an interactive workshop, facilitators will share information on Métis history and culture in Canada. Understanding who Métis are, and ways individuals can connect. Through cultural resources, facilitators will demonstrate how to incorporate
cultural items into early years programs and activities, to ensure children learn more about the Métis culture. Métis children and families will begin to see themselves reflected in the programming provided within their community. Throughout the workshop participants and facilitators will encompass and reflect on the Métis core values while engaging in an interactive workshop that focuses on relationships, connectivity and collaboration of knowledge and learning.
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Lisa Lightening has 30 years’ experience in ECE. Managing and developing numerous Early learning programs for Indigenous communities throughout the north. Lisa has experience facilitating parenting programs, childcare focused workshops and creating workshops to meet the needs of the community she works in. Lisa has been working with Métis Nation British Columbia since February 2019, where she contributes her love of culture, early learning, and child development into every project or program.