When: Thursday, May 17, 2018 * Note: Date correction* | 8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Where: First Nations Longhouse, Sty-Wet-Tan Hall, 1985 West Mall
The 8th Aboriginal Math K-12 Symposium is an opportunity for teachers, administrators, community members, Ministry representatives, community members, and academics to connect, explore, imagine, and share new ideas, resources, and research on Aboriginal mathematics education from Kindergarten to Grade 12. Purpose of the Symposium is to: share research and educational projects about improving Aboriginal math education K-12 and develop community connections to facilitate and support improving Aboriginal mathematics education.
Support for the symposium is provided by: the UBC Faculty of Education’s Indigenous Education Institute of Canada, the Indigenous Teacher Education Program (NITEP), the Department of Curriculum & Pedagogy (EDCP), the Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS), the Actuarial Foundation of Canada, the David F. Robitaille Professorship in Mathematics and Science Education, and the UBC First Nations House of Learning.