Pre-Gathering Workshops

On Wednesday, November 29th, the day before the official start of the National Gathering, join fellow Educators for one of two pre-Gathering workshops. These full-day workshops will give you a chance to dig deeper into one of these cutting-edge topics. The pre-Gathering workshops are expected to sell out fast, so be sure to sign up early.


Workshop Option A
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Truth and Reconciliation: An Educator’s Guide

Presenter: Niigaan Sinclair

Niigaan Sinclair



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Workshop Option B
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon
ReconciliAction: Decolonize and Indigenize to renew our Nation-to-Nation Relationship

Presenters: Eileen Clearsky and Ixcchel Bennett

Workshop Option B
1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Film Screening from the National Film Board: We Can’t Make The Same Mistake Twice

Directed by: Alanis Obomsawin

We Cant make the same mistake twice