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One Sky, Many Astronomies

MFNERC Science Facilitator Wilfred Buck has co-curated an exhibit at the Canada Science and Technology Museum in Ottawa. Read More >

Remembering Gwen Merrick

It is with great sadness we announce that Gwen Merrick, mentor, leader, teacher, passed into the Spirit World on February 14, 2018. Read More >

Remembering Sheron T. Fiddler

A tireless advocate for First Nations education. Read More >

Every Child Has Value

For teacher Junette Holder, cultivating each of her student’s gifts is as important as teaching math and English. Read More >

A Participant’s Perspective on LTF

Most of us realize the importance of early years for healthy child development. Read More >

Preserving and Recycling the Gifts of the Earth

Leevan Harper of St. Theresa Point, and Matthew Monias and Waylon Harper of Garden Hill Read More >

Kelly Ironstand: Teaching Early Years from a First Nations Perspective

Reclaiming language and culture is reclaiming the spirit of First Nations. Read More >

Wilfred Buck: The Star Guy

Move over Bill Nye the Science Guy, and make way for Wilfred Buck, Manitoba’s very own Star Guy. Read More >

Cultivating a Love of Reading in First Nations Students

Cultivating a love of reading is critical to helping students succeed, discover their gifts, and develop into confident, well-rounded adults. Read More >