Founded upon the First Peoples Principles of Learning and consistent with the Calls to Action of the Truth And Reconciliation Commission, the following workshops are designed for BC teachers to support them to teach about First Peoples in informed, respectful and appropriate ways.

Capacity is 40 people per workshop and we strongly recommend registering early as we anticipate filling to capacity. There is a registration fee of $30 for each participant. First Nations school representatives can claim travel reimbursement (max 2 per school, per workshop).


Science First Peoples Workshop
January 23, 2017
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Vancouver, Coast Coal Harbour Hotel
See the Flyer for full details

Accommodation:
BOOK BY JAN. 10, 2017 for the negotiated rate of $129 + tx.
Coast Coal Harbour Hotel, 1180 W. Hastings, Vancouver
Reservations: 1-800-663-1144 quoting the group code CCC-GFC5495 or “FNESC Science 5-9.”


Science First Peoples Workshop
January 30, 2017
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Prince George, Sandman Signature Hotel

Accommodation:
BOOK BY JAN. 10, 2017 for the negotiated rate
Sandman Signature Hotel, 2990 Recplace Dr, Prince George, BC
Reservations: (tba)


English First Peoples, Gr. 10-12 (revised draft)
February 3, 2017

REGISTER
Vancouver, Coast Coal Harbour Hotel
See the Flyer for full details.

Accommodation
BOOK BY JAN. 10, 2017 for the negotiated rate of $129 + tx.
Coast Coal Harbour Hotel, 1180 W. Hastings, Vancouver
Reservations: 1-800-663-1144 quoting the group code CCC-GFC5496 or “FNESC English First Peoples 10-12.”


Indian Residential Schools and Reconciliation (Elementary and Secondary)
February 10, 2017
REGISTER
Vancouver, Coast Coal Harbour Hotel
See the Flyer for full details

Accommodation
BOOK BY JAN. 10, 2017 for the negotiated rate of $127 + tx.
Coast Coal Harbour Hotel, 1180 W. Hastings, Vancouver
Reservations: 1-800-663-1144 quoting the group code CCC-GFC5497 or the event name “Indian Residential Schools and Reconciliation.”


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Event Resources

Eligibility: representatives from BC First Nations schools, public schools, school districts and First Nations communities are eligible to attend.

Advance registration is required.

There is a registration fee of $30.

Travel expense reimbursement is available for up to two representatives per BC First Nation school, per workshop.

Sample Travel Claim Form that includes a summary of FNESC policies on the reverse. Travel claims must be received within 30 days of the event.

Schedule (all workshops)

Breakfast: 8:30 am; meeting 9:00 am to 4:00 pm; breakfast and lunch provided.

Policies

  • Registration deadline: 48 hours prior to the start of the event or earlier if capacity is reached. Please book early to avoid disappointment.
  • Refund policy: Full refunds up 48 hours prior to the event. No refunds after. Substitutions allowed.
  • For First Nations school representatives claiming travel reimbursement, see the important policies on the reverse of the above sample claim form.

Payment Methods

  • Registration fees must be received by CivicInfo in advance of the event and are not accepted at the event.
  • Pay online with a credit card during registration or phone in credit card paymetn to CivicInfo at 250-383-4898.
  • Cheques are accepted, payable to First Nations Education Steering Committee c/o CivicInfo Mail to: CivicInfo BC, #203 – 4475 Viewmont Avenue, Victoria BC, V8Z 6L8. Include participant name.