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CATCA recognizes that convention is situated on Treaty 7, South of Red Deer River, the traditional territory of the Blackfoot, Tsuu T’ina, and Stoney Nakoda peoples, and that the North of Red Deer River Treaty 6, traditional Métis, Cree, and Saulteaux territory. We honour the First Peoples who have lived here since time immemorial, and we give thanks for the land.

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Friday, February 24 • 2:20pm - 3:20pm
The Indian Act—Historical and Contemporary Realities

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The Indian Act has left a deep scar for many. Throughout this session, participants will explore foundational information about the Indian Act, and examine historical and contemporary impacts of this aggressive, assimilation tactic. Participants will leave this session with an increased understanding of the complexities of the Indian Act, including resources and strategies to contribute towards reconciliation.

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Brian St.Germain

Brian St. Germain was born and raised in Red Deer and recently retired from Red Deer Public Schools after 42 years of teaching. The last 14 years as a lead teacher with FNMI Learning Services. He also served as an Indigenous Education PD Facilitator with the ATA._x000D_ Brian is Cree... Read More →

Friday February 24, 2023 2:20pm - 3:20pm MST
Red Deer Polytechnic-2501
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