Teaching Treaty Education can be a very challenging topic for many, as everyone has had different exposure to First Nations culture and treaties. Myself, I had very little education on treaties growing up. While I learned about residential schools, I never had an in depth look at First Nations way of life and how they were treated. This… Read more
There are a number of ways in which Inuit communities challenge the Eurocentric ways of teaching and learning mathematics. One major difference in math includes the fact that “[t]he Inuit have a base-20 numeral system” (Poirier, 2010, p. 57). This leads into another alteration in which Inuit students learn “in their own language in the first three years… Read more
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