When: Tuesday, May 14, 2019* | 8:30 am – 3:00 pm
Where: First Nations Longhouse, Sty-Wet-Tan Hall, 1985 West Mall
Please join us for the 9th Indigenous Math Symposium at the First Nations Longhouse, UBC on May 14, 2019.
This symposium is an opportunity for teachers, administrators, Ministry representatives, community members, and academics to connect, explore, imagine and share new ideas, resources and research on Indigenous mathematics education from kindergarten to Grade 12.
Together we hope to:
- Learn about new research in mathematics and Indigenous education
- Discuss and share approaches, research and educational projects for improving Indigenous math education
- Develop community connections to facilitate and support improving Indigenous math 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 Department of Professional Development & Community Engagement (PDCE), 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.