Indigenous Pedagogy in Early Years and Child Care Environments Gathering: November 13th – 14th

SAVE THE DATE NOVEMBER 13th – 14th LAC DES MILLE LACS FIRST NATION & THUNDER BAY Aligning Indigenous Knowledge with How Does Learning Happen? Ontario’s Pedagogy for the Early Years This gathering is intended for First Nation, Métis, and Inuit Early Years Professionals on/off reserve. Registration for non-Indigenous early years professionals who wish to attend […]

Knowledge Exchange Gathering: Fostering Language in Early Learning Environments

Importance of Fostering Language in Early Learning Environments  The Ontario Indigenous Centre of Excellence for Early Years and Child Care is extending an invitation to early years professionals to attend our upcoming Knowledge Exchange Gathering: Wednesday, October 23rd from 2 – 4 pm.   This month, Elders, Knowledge Keepers, and educators will discuss fostering language in […]

Indigenous Pedagogy in Early Years and Child Care Environments Gathering

Date: September 24th – 26th Location: Kenjgewin Teg, M’Chigeeng First Nation This gathering will focus on aligning Indigenous Knowledge with How Does Learning Happen? Ontario’s Pedagogy for the Early Years. To inspire a desire for learning, educators will learn how land-based theory and practice can be used to create high quality early learning environments.

Knowledge Exchange Gathering: Exploring Beliefs about Risk-taking

Embedding Indigenous Knowledge in Early Years and Child Care The Ontario Indigenous Centre of Excellence for Early Years and Child Care is extending an invitation to early years professionals to attend our upcoming Knowledge Exchange Gathering: Wednesday, July 24th, from 2-4 pm hosted online through Zoom. This month, Elders, Knowledge Keepers, and educators will focus […]

Reflections on: Land is our First Teacher, Establishing and Maintaining Relationships Gathering

Beatriz Alvarez, Inuit Liaison           Kortright Centre, Vaughan ON         April, 2019 DAY ONE: “Land is our first Teacher” began with windy weather and the threat of snow/rainfall which made it immediately obvious that nature takes it time regardless of all attendees’ eagerness to have spring-like weather greeting our day outdoor

Knowledge Exchange Gathering: Embedding Indigenous Knowledge in Early Years and Child Care

The Ontario Indigenous Centre of Excellence for Early Years and Child Care is extending an invitation to early years professionals to attend our first Knowledge Exchange Gathering.  The purpose of the gatherings is to engage in conversations to consider Indigenous pedagogy in early years environments.  For the initial gathering Elders, Knowledge Keepers, and educators will […]