Weaving Indigenous Perspectives into the Early Years
Monday, October 3, 2016
|9AM-11:30AM||The 4 R’s: A Unique Perspective on Reconciliation, Resilience, Relationships and Respect ·with Monique Gray Smith (in person or via live webcast)|
|12:oo-3:30PM||Lunch & Roundtable Discussions (in person Beulah Alliance Church 17504-98A Avenue Edmonton)|
$50 per person for the morning presentation only
$75 for the full day
Speaker: Monique Gray Smith is of Cree, Lakota and Scottish heritage. She is an award winning author, international speaker and proud Mom of 12-year-old twins!
Explore Canada’s history through an Indigenous lens and how the history has and continues to influence the wellness and resiliency of our families, communities and nations.
Gain understanding of the “Blankets of Resiliency”: strong sense of self, family; community; culture, language and connection to the land.
Examine how these “blankets’ provide deep roots to foster the four R’s: reconciliation, resilience, relationships and respect.