Jacqueline Guest, International Award-Winning Author
In 2013, Jacqueline receive the Indspire Award for Arts and in 2017, Jacqueline was awarded the Order of Canada for her work in the literary arts.
“I believe the key to that bright future for our children is through better literacy today. Reading Rocks!” – Jacqueline Guest
Tracie Léost, Michael Linklater, and Maatalii Okalik, moderated by Roberta Jamieson.
Indspire presents Tracie, Michael, and Maatalii for a discussion on Indigenous education. All three panelists are excellent role models, leaders, and change-makers for Indigenous youth. And they all happen to be Indspire Award recipients. In this discussion, delegates will hear what it’s like to be First Nation, Inuit, and Métis in Canada’s education system today and what they think we can do better as educators to be leaders in reconciliation in our classrooms, schools, and communities.
For full bios of each participant, follow the links below.