The service-learning course, "Beginning Time Ab/Original Teachings", teacher candidates participate in a series of learning experiences providing clear distinctions between the culture of the original peoples and popular mystical and mythical concepts of "Aboriginal" people;
- expanding teacher candidates' familiarity and knowledge about the culture of the Anishabe people;
- and providing teacher candidates with the opportunity to think through, and learn from tranditional teaching and learning modalitites.
Teacher candidates will participate in a two and one-half day cultural camp in a rural setting otuside of Windsor, as well as participation in traditional practices that have been passed down from generation to generation.
Photo: Paul Petahtegoose, left shows Russell Nahdee the Traditional Teaching Lodge structure.
Photo: Traditional Teaching Lodge located at the school on Walpole Island