The "living teachings" of the Ojibwe people, also known as the seven good life teachings, or Seven Grandfather Teachings, nurture the physical, emotional-mental, intellectual and spiritual self-esteem of our students. Minwaadendamowin – Respect Valuing all others, and considering their needs before yours. Zaagiidiwin – Love Caring for self, in order to be able to care … Continue reading What are Indigenous Pedagogies and how can we use them to support all learners?
Four weeks ago I embarked on a new journey in a new school board and in a new model of online learning. In a board with a large geographical area, much of which cannot reliably access the Internet, the model is very different from that which I experienced earlier this year. While many of the … Continue reading At-Home Learning – an initial reflection