Download the Registration Form for the Workshop HERE
Ovide Caribou will be offering teachings, conducting ceremony for the animals and blessing the food and feast.
Participants will learn to create a 14-inch hand drum from elk hide, with drumsticks.
Registration is limited. Please register early.
We are having the first meeting of the newly elected Executive next Monday, March 13 at 4:15pm in our new office space
Come down to 421 Mulvey Avenue East,, just south of the Osborne Street Station, and take the elevator to the 3rd Floor.
Parking is along the sides of the building.
We will be having a light nosh before the meeting and a tour afterward.
Interested in being part of ACE? Come to a meeting...Can't make it in person? You can call or SKYPE!
ACE is partnering with KAIROS Canada to present a "Train the Facilitator" Workshop of the new Manitoba-focused KAIROS Blanket Exercise
The Workshop begins on Friday evening with the Blanket Exercise and end with a full day workshop to train participants in the method of the KAIROS Blanket Exercise,
Participants must attend both days.
We have a number of Workshops coming up this Spring.
We have confirmed our "Train the Facilitator" Workshop in the new Manitoba-centric Blanket Exercise.
It begins the evening of Friday, March 17th, with the Blanket Exercise and continues all day Saturday, March 18, 2017 with the teachings and training. Refreshments and a hot lunch are included. Please be kind to the environment and bring your travel mugs and water bottles.
The 14th Annual Conference kicks off tomorrow with a Pipe Ceremony, led by Alison Cox.
Alison encourages other pipe carriers and well as others who would like to attend to join her in the Greenwood Ball Room at the Best Western Winnipeg Airport Hotel, 1715 Wellington Avenue in Winnipeg.
The Conference opens at 9 with a Blessing and a Keynote by Dr. Myra Laramee.
The Workshops you can't afford to miss:
Keynote: Dr. Myra Laramee
Reconciliation Today, Dr. Mary LeMaitre
Land-Based Learning, Ken McCorkle, Paul LaRoque
The Turtle and The Rabbit, Sarah Gazan
Mandela, Lita Fontaine
Sustaining Traditional Life, Levinia Brown
From the Inside, Wanbdi Wakita
Blanket Exercise, Carin Crowe, KAIROS
Mandela, Lita Fontaine
Keynote: Leah Gazan
Positive Pathways: Using Literacy Strategies to Build Resiliency in Early Childhood, Nancy Tovell
Play is the Universal Language, Debra Mayer, Tania Munroe
An Introduction to Using Jump Math Effectively for ALL Students, Liz Barrett
Indigenous Perspectives in FASD Youth and Adults, Debbie Ceilen
Treaty Reconciliation Tools, TBAC
Building Strong Relationships with Indigenous Students: Reconciliation and the Classroom, Tania Munroe
Nine Essential Skills, a Métis Perspective, TBC
Integrating a Trauma –Sensitive Perspective, Louise Duncan, Kim Mackey
There is still plenty of time to register for the 2017 A.C.E Conference. We offer great workshops with the theme of "Relationships and Reconciliation" There is a wealth of information to be had.
Download your REGISTRATION PACKAGE HERE and check out the workshops. We are able to accept Invoices and Purchase Orders from Divisions and Organizations and Cheques and EFTs from individuals.
Join us not just for the hot breakfasts and lunches but amazing workshops including Mandela and Trauma perspectives.
We have Exhibitors lined up to offer you awesome craft items, astounding resources and amazing information and resources.
For those who attendnded in previous years, you know the Silversmith Craft and Red Cedar Gifts have a great choice for jewellery, gifts, lotions and more. Charlene and Chantal are not to be missed.
Jump Math, who is also presenting a workshop will have great resources from their programs. IF you are looking to get kids fired up about math and numbers while improving their skills, Liz Barrett is the person to talk with
Pearson will be on hand to display the new books and resources they have, too.
Indspire offers much in the way of support. Check them out too!
We have most of the Workshops confirmed and the schedule is included in the Registration Package. Email your choices in early to ensure you can attend your first choices.
We have Myra Laramee on Indigenous Parenting Practices, Wanbdi Wakita on Reconciliation and self Self, Lita Fontaine doing Mandela and a Carin Crowe offering a Blanket Exercise...
AND that's Just Thursday, February 16, 2017
A.C.E. will keep you abreast of the activities and events of interested to those interested in Aboriginal perspectives in education.