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The theme, “Embedding Spiritual & Sustainable Wisdom in Education and Research as an Act of Reconciliation”, reflects the organizer’s aims to preserve  Indigenous knowledges, said conference co-chair Laara Fitznor.

Faculty of Education to co-host national 
Indigenous education research forum

Event to focus on spiritual and sustainable wisdom in education

Some of the world’s top Indigenous educators and researcher will gather at the University of Manitoba on April 24, 25 to focus on ways to include Aboriginal spiritual and sustainable wisdom in education at a conference co-hosted by the 13th annual Aboriginal Education Research Forum, “Shawane Dagosiwin” and the 5th annual Canadian Symposium on Indigenous Teacher Education.
The theme, “Embedding Spiritual & Sustainable Wisdom in Education and Research as an Act of Reconciliation”, reflects the organizer’s hopes to preserve and honour the dignity and diversity of Indigenous knowledges, cultures, languages and perspectives, said conference program committee co-chair Laara Fitznor.

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