The CSBA is proud to host a Virtual Indigenous Trustee Panel on Thursday October 8 at 1:00 Eastern.
Topic: We’re ready now, let’s talk: Reflections from Indigenous Trustees
Time: Oct 8, 2020 1:00 PM Eastern Time (Canada)
Barbara Flett: Barb was born and raised in Île-à-la-Crosse, she is fluent in Cree and Michif. She has been a trustee with the Île-à-la-Crosse School Division for 23 years. Barb has also been a board member on the Northern Teacher Education Program and the local community authority. Barb is a grassroots advocate.
Kimberly Greyeyes: Member of the Muskeg Lake Cree Nation, advocate for Indigenous children and youth, trustee with the Prairie Spirit School Division, the Indigenous Constituency Representative with the SSBA, and former Human Resources Administrator and Director of Operations.
Darren Googoo: Former chair of the Cape Breton Regional School Board, former Chair of the Council on Mi’kmaw Education, former chair of EdCan, and Director of Education for Membertou.
Peter Garrow: Former director for both the Ahkwesahsne Mohawk Board of Education and Assembly of First Nations, and presently MCA’s Entewatatha:wi (We Will Govern) Program Coordinator, responsible for the Self Government negotiation process between the Mohawks of Akwesasne and Canada.
Participants will be able to post questions to panelists during the session.
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Meeting ID: 981 0027 5683