The sessions will be conducted using Anishinaabek pedagogy and ways of learning by Nancy Rowe and guest speakers. The planned topics (subject to change) for each day are   

  • Day 1 – Michi Saagiig and Anishinaabek history, geography, science

  • Day 2 – contact, correcting myths, contemporary issues and

  • Day 3 – cocreation of a resource that will be useful to participants in their role as school leaders.

  • Day 3 – sweat lodge (optional)

 Presenter: Nancy Rowe

 

Nancy Rowe ImageNancy Rowe is a Mississauga, Ojibwe of the Anishinaabek Nation located at New Credit First Nation, ON. Nancy holds an honors BA in Indigenous Studies and Political Science. She is an educator, consultant and a Traditional Practitioner of Anishinaabek lifeway’s, views and customary practices and is currently completing a Master’s degree of Environmental Resource Studies at the University of Waterloo. She is an avid volunteer who coordinates Akinomaagaye Gaamik, a grassroots initiative to provide educational opportunities for all peoples interested in Indigenous perspectives of life, health, education, history and the environment. “Education is the doorway through which we all can create a common ground and understanding of not only Indigenous Peoples but also, and more importantly, our environment.”

 

 Fall Retreat - September 22 -24, 2022.

Schedule 

September 22 – 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

September 23 – 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

September 24 – 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Start times are firm and end times may vary to accommodate the flexibility of Anishinaabek pedagogy.

Location

674 New Credit Road, Hagersville, Ontario N0A 1H0

Meals

  • Lunch and snacks will be provided by Indigenous caterers. 
  • Breakfast and dinner are the responsibility of each participant.

Accomodation

A hotel room block will be arranged at a nearby facility. More information will be available soon.

Cost

 $450.00 + $58.50 HST = $508.50

 Space is still available for this session.

Register

There are 25 spots available for this workshop. 

 Fall Retreat Part Two - October 26 - 28, 2022.

This retreat is a continuation to the retreats from Fall 2021 and Fall 2022.

Schedule 

October 26 – 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

October 27 – 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

October 28 – 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Start times are firm and end times may vary to accommodate the flexibility of Anishinaabek pedagogy.

Location

674 New Credit Road, Hagersville, Ontario N0A 1H0

Meals

  • Lunch and snacks will be provided by Indigenous caterers. 
  • Breakfast and dinner are the responsibility of each participant.

Accomodation

A hotel room block will be arranged at a nearby facility. More information will be available soon.

Cost

$450.00 + $58.50 HST = $508.50

Register by October 7, 2022!

Register


There are 25 spots available for this workshop.