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Young Indigenous Women's Circle of Leadership: Language and cultural immersion in an urban setting

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Wednesday, June 1, 2016 - 11:15am to 12:15pm

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Education Classroom - 386

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This presentation will describe one Indigenous language and culture project for youth and its potential as a model for language and cultural retention efforts in schools. YIWCL is an example of the reconstruction of traditional pedagogies in a contemporary urban setting, demonstrating promising practices for other Indigenous-languages educators and communities.

Speakers include: Heather Blair, Rochelle Starr and Linda Pelly

In English