OTC Treaty Highlights April 2011 Edition
From Dream To Reality:
The Story of Treaty Land Entitlement
The Public Legal Education Associaton of Saskatchewan (PLEA) was commissioned by the Office of the Treaty Commissioner to create a guide to accompany the video From Dream to Reality: The Story of Treaty Land Entitlement. This new guide contains five lesson plans, handouts and answer keys aimed for use with high school students. The guide is available in PDF format on the OTC website here. The Office of the Treaty Commissioner will be mailing out the guide and DVD to all schools in Saskatchewan during the summer of 2011.
PLEA also has a variety of classroom resources from their Youth and Schools Program you might be interested in too.SaskTel Aboriginal Youth Awards of Excellence
The SaskTel Aboriginal Youth Awards of Excellence honours Aboriginal youth who have demonstrated outstanding committment and/or ability in the following categories: Outstanding Achievement, Leadership, Education, Enterprise, Community Service, Culture, Sports, Fine Arts/Performing Arts, Technology/Science, and Spirit. The deadline for nominations is midnight April 8, 2011. For more information and nomination forms go to the SaskTel website. Contact Colleen Cameron @ 306.931.6202 or Terry Bird @ 306.931.6242 from SaskTel for more details.
Upcoming OTC Workshops
The following workshops will be offered at the OTC in Sasktoon from 9am-3:30pm:
• Day One – History of Treaty Making April 6
• Day Two – Teaching Treaties in the Classroom April 7
• Day Two – Treaty Catalyst Teacher Training May 4
The following workshops will be offered at The Regina Inn from 9am-3:30pm:
• Day One – History of Treaty Making May 12
• Day Two – Teaching Treaties in the Classroom May 13
For workshop descriptions and more details click here.
For more information contact Susan Beaudin at 306.529.5090 or email@example.com.
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Office of the Treaty Commissioner
Bay 215-2553 Grasswood Rd East