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LLL: Indigenous Podcasts for Learning..

Treaty 2 Territory – As everyone is practicing social isolation and distancing, we’re all seeking ways to safely interact with one another and continue to learn at home, or on the land. We see many First Nations across Treaty 2 territory and beyond posting themselves making traditional medicines, jingle-dress dancing, and interacting with their

March 29, 2020

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Keeseekoowenin School Land-Based Instruction by Larry Blackbird

Treaty 2 Territory – A beautiful video of Larry Blackbird and students from the Keeseekoowenin(Riding Mountain) Elementary School.  Larry is know for his vast experience and knowledge of land.  Thumbs up to MFNERC – First Nations School System for putting this wonderful video together of the members from Keeseekoowenin – Treaty 2

March 25, 2020

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LLL: Learning at Home, Online and Outdoors

Treaty 2 Territory – Greetings all! FNT2T Life Long Learning hopes that everyone is staying safe and well. Many are doing their part to protect communities, Elders and the vulnerable by practicing social isolation and spacing. If you’re a regular reader of CBC Indigenous, you’ll have read a recent piece titled, “It’s Not About

March 21, 2020

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LLL: Sessions in Lake Manitoba and Dauphin River

Treaty 2 Territory – This week FNT2T Life Long Learning visited Lake Manitoba First Nation and Dauphin River First Nation. Participants in both groups had amazing knowledge to share with us. We listened to language speakers have conversations and laugh together. We learned a bit about each Nation’s local history. Life Long Learning is hoping

March 13, 2020

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LLL: Learning Together

FNT2T Life Long Learning Circle visited Manitoba First Nations Education Resource Centre this week. Quality education for First Nations youth reflective of their culture(s) is a common priority for First Nations educators today. Educators, grassroots, family, and community members want and hope for young people to feel connected to their First Nations

March 8, 2020

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Life Long Learning: Transitioning Little Ones from Home to School

Treaty 2 Territory – Life Long Learning has been conducting research on what other First Nations communities are doing in the area of early years transitioning. Most research that we’ve come across is found to be based on the Head Start, daycares, and Nursery/Kindergarten. Currently, LLL is hoping to connect with FNT2T Local Nations via …

February 21, 2020

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Life Long Learning meets and moves forward with LLL Lodge

Treaty 2 Territory – FNT2T Life Long Learning and Regional Office – Pinaymootang met at the Pinaymootang Conference Centre and by conference call to discuss its next steps. The group reviewed their current work plan and conferred on ideas for a future work plan. Currently, Life Long Learning is creating a Life Long Learning Lodge …

February 13, 2020

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Life Long Learning: Laughing and Learning

Treaty 2 Territory – This week, FNT2T Life Long Learning met Local Nation Helpers to discuss and reflect on Learning (Education). LNHs participated in a visual activity to determine if they recognized images or people based on what they’ve learned in school and/or media. Some of those images included the Three Sisters, Buffy St. Marie, …

February 7, 2020

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LLL: Relationship Building in Learning

This week FNT2T Life Long Learning attended a few meetings that looked at building relationships in and for learning. As the population of young Indigenous peoples continues to grow in Canada, the discussion on meeting their learning (education) and training needs continues as well. Schools, teachers, and divisions are looking to integrate Indigenous

February 2, 2020

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