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ALIGN’s Sharing & Learning April 9, 2021 Learning and Development Pathway to Indigenous Cultural Understanding

April 9, 2021 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm MDT

ALIGN’s Sharing & Learning April 9, 2021

Join Frank Shannon and a special guest for this months session of ALIGN’s Sharing & Learning.

**Moved to the second Friday of April due to Easter Weekend.**

The team at ALIGN are happy to announce a new online sharing and learning opportunity continuing on April 09th. This series will build on the work being done on the Indigenous Cultural Understanding Framework (ICUF) initiative. The initiatives’ objective is to outline a holistic Learning and Development Pathway to Indigenous cultural understanding to support service providers in Alberta to be culturally appropriate, and influence better outcomes for Indigenous children, youth, families and communities.

This new series will be facilitated by Frank Shannon, Haida Nation – Old Massett Band. Frank has been working within British Columbia and Alberta for over 25 years as an Indigenous liaison and knowledge keeper.

Utilizing a Story Picture, the sessions will support organizations to look at the existing cultural understanding within their agencies and introduce solutions to gaps that may be present on both Western and Indigenous Worldviews within the organization. One ALIGN organization will be highlighted each month to reflect on the Indigenous Cultural understanding within the organization and share how your organization can use a story picture to create your own internal discussions.

Sessions will be on the first Friday of each month from 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM mst.


April 9, 2021
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm MDT
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