APLA 2019 has ended
Back To Schedule
Saturday, June 8 • 10:40am - 12:00pm
Ensuring Authentic Indigenous Content

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule, view media, leave feedback and see who's attending!

Those of us who are the product of public education in Canada were not always given the chance to learn the true story of Indigenous people from Turtle Island, yet we are the ones who are responsible for ensuring our current students have access to authentic and appropriate materials.  Kelly will speak to the importance of this work by librarians and teachers alike, and the role we all must play in reconciliation.

avatar for Kelly Brownbill

Kelly Brownbill

Kelly Brownbill’s spirit name, Wabunnoongakekwe, means Woman Who Comes from the East and she is proud to be Waabizhashi Dodem, Marten Clan. She is a member of the Flat Bay community of the Mi’kmaq Nation in Newfoundland, and of the Three Fires Midewin Lodge.Kelly has been working... Read More →

Saturday June 8, 2019 10:40am - 12:00pm NDT
. Conference Hall B 2007