Mohini Athia, Director of English Language Programs and Services at COPA
Release Date: Sept 24, 2015 Mohini Athia is Director of the Director of English Language Programs and Services at COPA, offering schools in Ontario a range of unique programs and resources focusing on bullying prevention and equity and inclusion. Mohini is also a secondary school teacher, specializing in business studies and special education. She has been seconded/on leave from the TDSB. Mohini’s long-standing commitment to social justice and the injection of this perspective into all realms of her teaching life drew her to COPA’s unique and remarkable rights-based approach to fostering ‘safe, strong and free’ schools and communities. Her personal interests include travelling, running and volunteering at Toronto’s Native Canadian Centre.
Mohini speaks with Nationtalk about the upcoming launch of A Circle of Caring, a new COPA multimedia resource for First Nations, Métis and Inuit families, and schools.
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