Education


The Australian Financial Review

The Australian Financial Review

Work and income are the only path to Indigenous health | afr.com
The Australian Financial Review
Last month another milestone was achieved, with Ken Wyatt becoming the first Indigenous Australian to be a Commonwealth minister, as the Minister for Aged ...
Warren Mundine: Earning the way to close the gap for indigenous ...dailytelegraph.com.au

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Wed, Feb 22, 2017, Continue reading at the source

teleSUR English

teleSUR English

UN Marks Mother Language Day as Indigenous Tongues Still Suffer
teleSUR English
... the International Mother Language Day Tuesday under the banner “Towards Sustainable Futures through Multilingual Education,” calling on nations to promote minority and Indigenous languages in order to promote sustainable futures for all people.
UNESCO bats for Multilingual EducationMorung Express
International Mother Language Day: How focus on English could be seriously damaging India's future [Interview]India Today

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Wed, Feb 22, 2017, Continue reading at the source

Merinews

Merinews

UNESCO bats for Multilingual Education
Morung Express
The UNESCO is celebrating this year IMLD under the theme “Towards Sustainable Futures through Multilingual Education” with an objective, “To foster sustainable development, learners must have access to education in their mother tongue and in other ...
Language Rights Need to be at the Center of Global PolicyDiplomatic Courier
International Mother Language Day: How focus on English could be seriously damaging India's future [Interview]India Today
World community needs to acknowledge potential of multilingual education: UNESCO ChiefMerinews

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Tue, Feb 21, 2017, Continue reading at the source

CBC.ca

CBC.ca

Saskatoon Meewasin byelection: Candidates weigh in on racism in Sask.
CBC.ca
The Saskatchewan Party government has made it a priority to improve the relationship between Indigenous and non-Indigenous people in Saskatchewan. In 2008, the government made treaty education a mandatory part of the curriculum in all Saskatchewan ...

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Tue, Feb 21, 2017, Continue reading at the source

WION

WION

Language as identity: Native Indian tribes and the revitalisation movement in the US
WION
... in the tribe's traditional Hopi values, including hard work and humility. Overall, assimilationist education has left behind many Indigenous people worldwide; evidently, they are less-educated than their non-Indigenous peers and more likely to live ...

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Mon, Feb 20, 2017, Continue reading at the source

Aztecas del Norte: We Cannot be Illegal on Our Own Continent
Diverse: Issues in Higher Education
What he also believed is that they are part of many hundreds of primarily living maíz–based indigenous peoples, who inherited the associated Nahuatl culture — due to its nationalization by the Mexican nation, especially after its independence in 1821 ...

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Mon, Feb 20, 2017, Continue reading at the source

The Stringer

The Stringer

Prison to wellbeing to education and work – transforming lives
The Stringer
In Western Australia, more than 90 per cent of inmates have not completed a Year 12 education – more than 60 per cent have not completed Year 10 and more than 40 per cent have not completed Year 9. One in six of the state's Aboriginal people have been ...
More meaningful actions neededShepparton News

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Mon, Feb 20, 2017, Continue reading at the source

Chronicle

Chronicle

EDITORIAL COMMENT: Let's celebrate President's birthday with pride
Chronicle
Immediately after Independence, President Mugabe set out to improve access to education for the majority. He knew that the minds of our people needed a formal education for them to be liberated and be able to grasp ... As a result of that understanding ...

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Sun, Feb 19, 2017, Continue reading at the source

The Guardian

The Guardian

What does the future hold for students starting university today?
The Guardian
Young people today are more educated than ever before. The retention rate to year 12 has steadily increased over the past two decades, and there has been a flow-on effect for higher education. In May last year, 59% of nearly 300,000 school leavers aged ...

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Sun, Feb 19, 2017, Continue reading at the source

Valle: Crazy, lovely women | SunStar
Sun.Star
She was a mentor and a lumad advocate who was helping the children of the Indigenous People attain education in ways that the imagination of the Department of Education officials could not stretch beyond what was mandated. Like many other women ...

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Sun, Feb 19, 2017, Continue reading at the source

CBC.ca

CBC.ca

Concordia University makes Indigenous students feel more welcome
CBC.ca
Cardinal said the strategy is in line with the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples and recommendations of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. That's something that pleases Maxine Courtoreille-Paul, a third-year ...

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Sun, Feb 19, 2017, Continue reading at the source

Recommendations for Education Leaders
South Peace News
We, the youth, propose that education on mental health issues, currently seen to be increasing in their severity particularly for First Nations, Métis, and Inuit communities, and the negative stereotypes often associated with Indigenous peoples be ...

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Sun, Feb 19, 2017, Continue reading at the source

Recommendations for Education Leaders - South Peace News
South Peace News
Here are excerpts of the document prepared by St. Andrew's School social justice committee Creating Spaces of Reconciliation in Schools: Recommendations ...

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Sun, Feb 19, 2017, Continue reading at the source

Williamsville school board tackles Columbus Day as educational ...
Buffalo News
Some other area schools have changed Columbus Day to Indigenous Day, and now it is Williamsville's turn to tackle the topic. The school board has put the ...

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Sat, Feb 18, 2017, Continue reading at the source

Sun.Star

Sun.Star

A man for others | SunStar
Sun.Star
Looking at his students in these areas, Reyes said that he was shocked at how far he would have to adjust from his traditional teaching methods just so he can educate people. Under the shade of the mountain trees, or within available spaces in churches ...
Answering the call for Magis by serving othersRappler

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Sat, Feb 18, 2017, Continue reading at the source