2016 Summer Institutes are Here

Schools are out for another year, but here at MFNERC our August Summer Institutes are in full swing.  Read More…

CKP: Call for Abstracts

We are now accepting workshop proposals for the 2016 First Nations Circle of Knowledge & Practices, October 6-7, 2016. Read More…

Youth Language & Culture Camp

Our language program was proud to host a culture camp for youth, August 2-4, 2016. Read More…

Watch the WVC Commmercial

April 15, 2010

Wapaskwa Virtual Collegiate (WVC) is offering Manitoba First Nations high school students an exciting opportunity to participate in a unique pilot program that will give you access to science and math courses that may not be available in your locally.

View the Commercial and full news story

National Cree Gathering

August 5, 2011

Fisher River Cree Nation welcomed and united members of the Cree Nation from all across Canada and the United States when they hosted the National Cree Gathering August 5- 7, 2011. Read More…

Western Canada First Nations Administrators Education Conference

March 7, 2012

Our 8th Annual Conference… Read More…

    • Youth Language & Culture Camp

      August 2, 2016

      11:59 pm, MFNERC Events

    • Early Years, Literacy Roundtable

      August 15, 2016

      11:59 pm, MFNERC Events

    • Principals' Summer Institute

      August 15, 2016

      11:59 pm, MFNERC Events


About Us

The Manitoba First Nations Education Resource Centre Inc. (MFNERC) provides the province’s leading education, administration, technology, language and culture services to First Nations schools in Manitoba.



A short video that highlights some of our goals and directives – to help First Nations improve education for all learners to achieve: mino-pimatisiwin (Cree/Ojibway/Oji-Cree), honso aynai (Dene), tokatakiya wichoni washte (Dakota), a good life.


Thunder Radio

Welcome to our podcast channel! Featuring interviews, stories and conversations about First Nations education, and other important issues, in Manitoba and Canada.




Explore career opportunities, both with MFNERC and external organizations involved in First Nations education.

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Courses Online

Wapaskwa Virtual Collegiate (WVC) was created to help First Nations students in Manitoba access new sources of education, and find new learning opportunities.


Video Library

Our video library is a growing collection showcasing the latest news, conferences and events happening at MFNERC and in the communities we serve.


Interactive Map

Use this map to explore the communities and schools MFNERC is dedicated to serving in Manitoba. It includes traditional names and meanings, Treaty boundaries, language and cultural regions and school information.


Photo Gallery

Check out our Photo Gallery filled with images from events, activities and school visits. These photos capture MFNERC staff in action, educators and students we support, and communities we work in partnership with.

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