Focus: To continue our journey focusing on how increasing Indigenous cultural awareness and understandings at Ballenas contribute to holistic reconciliation and the TRC’s calls to action for education.
Focus: To increase the school population’s awareness of Indigenous knowledge and ways of being through school-wide mini lessons, and an increase in Indigenous physical, cultural and curricular representation.
The NOIIE acknowledges the support of the Irving K Barber Learning Centre at UBC, the Vancouver Foundation, the Power to Give , the BC Ministry of Education and Child Care, and the BCPVPA through their publication of Spirals of Inquiry.
The offices of the NOIIE are situated on the unceded, ancestral territory of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations. We acknowledge and thank these Nations, along with many others where the work of the Network is carried out by educational leaders across British Columbia, the Yukon and beyond.