Last night during her report Superintendent Constance McCleese announced the Division will be purchasing resource material for grades four and five adding to the Division’s library of teaching resources for Indigenous education. The Division has also received complimentary copies of the document Truth and Reconciliation: What Is It About from Manitoba Education and Training. The collection of learning activities is to assist in implementing the theme of reconciliation into classrooms within the Division.
The Superintendent also announced that Anna Harrison, the Division’s Junior High Band Director has been recognized for her outstanding work throughout the province and community by the Manitoba Band Association.
The Manitoba Ministry of Education released their report regarding grade twelve provincial testing in math and English and our Division’s students have performed quite well.
It was also noted that Kevin Lamoureaux, Associate Vice-President for Indian Affairs will be speaking to high school students this morning and the staff from both Flin Flon and Creighton this afternoon at 1:30 at Hapnot Collegiate. Everyone is encouraged to wear orange in honor of Orange Shirt Day.