Professional development webinars for educators who are committed to Indigenous student success.

Free webinars on Indigenous education topics

Webinars are currently offered in English and are available through Adobe Connect.

Participants can join on their PC, Mac, or smart device. If joining by smart device, participants will need to download the Adobe Connect app.

K-12 educators are invited to host 30 minute instructional webinars with lesson plans. Share your expertise with a network of K-12 educators of Indigenous students to improve educational outcomes and increase high school completion rates. Email Ali Darnay, adarnay@indspire.ca, to express your interest.

Questions?

For more info, please contact us:
institute@indspire.ca | 1.855.INDSPIRE (463.7747) x3008


Upcoming Webinars:

Past Webinars (Recorded):



Understanding Reconciliation Through Indigenous Leadership in Education (2017 National Gathering)

Highlights language and arts based teaching methods and strategies that will nurture student learning from an Indigenous perspective

Weaving Aboriginal Resources into the French Immersion Classroom (2017 National Gathering bilingual)

Provides teachers working in a French Immersion or Francophone setting ideas and resources on taking steps to indigenizing their classroom.

Gisitoq awti – Qolopitpotuhke (2017 National Gathering)

Gain practical ideas to create new opportunities within classrooms, schools and communities to advance authentic actions of reconciliation.

Continuing the Conversation Sharing Resources

Learn about resources, website links, and lesson plans shared by educators of Kindergarten to Grade 12 Indigenous students.

Lessons From the Earth (2017 National Gathering)

Learn about digital resources & iBooks that provide a practical application of Indigenous Knowledge within the classroom.

Métis Finger Weaving: Weaving together Indigenous Knowledge and Math (2017 National Gathering)

An introduction into Métis culture and art, learn how it can improve student outcomes in math.

Lakehead’s Indigenous Tikkun – Mentoring Project (2017 National Gathering)

Highlights a youth leadership, community engagement and mentoring project designed to support Indigenous students who must leave their northern home communities and families to pursue secondary school in Thunder Bay, ON.

Implementation of Universally Accessible Sports in Order to Increase Youth Physical Activity (2017 National Gathering)

Understand the barriers that exist and prevent youth participation; learn examples of barrier free sports and how to implement them.

Sqwiqw’l Centres: The Development of A Place Based Oral Language Program (2017 National Gathering)

Learn about the process involved in infusing Aboriginal perspectives into oral language activities for the primary grades.

Indigenous Language and Identity in the Classroom: Developing and Supporting Writers Through a Multilingual Approach (2017 National Gathering)

Reflections on current challenges related to developing literacy skills while continuing to value the Indigenous language in the instruction.

Beaded Tweets: Bringing the Digital into the Physical Through Culture (2017 National Gathering)

Learn about ASCII code and beading. Explore contemporary messages and messaging systems through a traditional medium of beading.

Building Educator Capacity in your District. How to Incorporate Aboriginal Content into your Classrooms (2017 National Gathering)

Learn concrete strategies to incorporate Aboriginal perspectives and content into classrooms.