Community and Indigenous Workshops

Training provided by other organizations in the Central Okanagan and surrounding communities.

If you are offering relevant training in our community and would like to be featured on this page, please email us.

Dr. Vanessa Lapointe Workshop

Time: 9:30 am - 2:30 pm

Date: Saturday, September 23rd, 2023

Place: First United Church, 450 Okanagan Ave E, Salmon Arm

Join us at First United Church in Salmon Arm for a day with Dr. Vanessa Lapointe. Dr. Lapointe is a best-selling author, parenting expert, and registered psychologist with over a decade of experience.

$5.00 fee

Safeguard Your Business: Navigating BC Employment Law Invitation to Free Event for Childcare Managers, Supervisors and HR

Date: November 14, 2023

Time: 9:30 – 11:30 am

Safeguard Your Business: Navigating BC Employment Law Invitation to Free Event for Childcare Managers, Supervisors and HR

Safeguard Your Business: Navigating BC Employment Law," aims to provide valuable insights and the importance of clear and concise contracts and policies that can help you safeguard your business. Justice Education Society of BC (JES) believes that staying informed about legal obligations and best practices is crucial for the success and sustainability of your childcare business.

During this event, you will have the opportunity to:

· Understand the basic legal obligations required of employers · Understand the consequences of failing to meet those obligations and the steps available to address complaints · Identify ways you can ensure you are treating your employees fairly · Apply practical tips in creating employment contracts

The event is completely free of charge, thanks to the support of our funder (Women and Gender Equality Canada). We encourage you to take advantage of this valuable opportunity and register as soon as possible through the Eventbrite link provided above. Please note that spaces are limited, and registrations will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. We kindly request you share this invitation with other childcare managers, supervisors, HR and business owners within your network who may benefit from this event. The more engaged participants we have, the richer the discussions and learning experience for everyone. If you have any questions or require further information, please do not hesitate to contact us at I would be delighted to assist you. Thank you for your attention, and we look forward to welcoming you at the "Safeguard Your Business-Navigating BC Employment Law" event.

First Nations Pedagogies Network

Various Times

90 min Zoom links Choose to sit in on any or all Workshops See link for dates and details.

The Outdoor Learning Store | Previous Workshop Recordings

Online / Workshop Recordings

Some Topics available include: - The Importance of Indigenous Perspectives in Children's Environmental Inquiry - Indigenous Resources & Perspectives for Outdoor Learning - Walking Forward: Indigenous Perspectives in Learning from Place - Indigenous Resources for Educators and Learners - Animal Care for Mother Earth: An Indigenous Teaching Resource

Natural Curiosity: The importance of Indigenous Perspectives in Children's Environment Inquiry

A Textbook Resource for Educators

This teacher resource supports a stronger awareness of Indigenous perspectives and their importance to environmental education. It helps to situate Indigenous perspectives into the heart of educational settings and curricula, most notably in connection with environmental issues.