IMA21-52 Indigenous Ways of Knowing Math - Next Steps
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IMA21-52 Indigenous Ways of Knowing Math - Next Steps
Presented by: Christine Michalyshen
December 3, 2020 | 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Online
Grade Level / Audience
PROVINCIAL - Mathematics and Numeracy Teachers K - 12, Indigenous Education Teachers, Mathematics and Numeracy Consultants/Leads, Administrators
About the Session

Kenanow is a Cree word meaning “all of us”. It emphasizes the relationship between and among people. This 1 hour webinar will use Kenanow as a central theme where all of us will work together to increase inclusion of Indigenous knowledge in the math curriculum. We will use breakout rooms to share and discuss ideas to support Indigenous ways of knowing in mathematics. Ideas will be shared with the whole group and a document with shared ideas will be created and shared with participants.

This learning opportunity is being offered through a grant from Alberta Education.

About the Presenter

Christine Michalyshen

Christine Michalyshen is a math consultant in Frontier School Division, the largest geographical school division in Canada.  She travels to remote northern communities where she provides high quality math coaching and professional development to teachers.  Christine has specialized in mathematics instruction for the past 24 years, with an emphasis on the middle years.  Recently she has been sharing her passion for mathematics and teaching in kindergarten to grade nine classrooms using the Guided Math Framework.  Christine is the only accredited Laney Sammons Guided Math Consultant in Canada.  She is successfully implementing the Guided Math Framework in her school division to meet the diverse needs of her students.


Registration Deadline: December 04, 2020

Registration Fee: $25.00

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