Sq'ep: a meeting, gathering
The Fraser Valley Mathematics Education Sq'ep will be held at the Gathering Place on the UFV Campus in Chilliwack on February 22, 2019. The objective of this one-day event is to foster a community of mathematics educators through sharing of ideas, examples, resources, teaching practices and research activities that "weave" Indigenous knowledge and world views of knowing and connecting with, mathematical learning. Dr. Jo-ann Archibald (Q'um Q'um Xiiem) - an Indigenous scholar and author working on advancing Indigenous education - will be the keynote speaker.
8:30 - 9:00 Registration & Breakfast
9:00 - 9:20 Traditional Welcome Ceremony
9:20 - 10:10 Working Group Leaders’ “Teasers & Spills”
10:10 - 10:30 Morning Break & Working Groups Session’s Sign up
10:30 - 11:45 Keynote Speaker: Q’um Q’um Xiiem Dr Jo-ann Archibald
11:45 - 12:30 Lunch break
12:30 - 14:00 Working Group Sessions
14:00 - 14:30 Wrap-Up Discussions, Closing Ceremony & Door Prizes
Breakfast and lunch will be provided with vegetarian options available.
To register, visit UFV Bookstore online.
The cost of registration is $25. Online registration will close on February 18, 2019.