Education

Chiefs of Ontario launches Education Agreement Resources

(Toronto, ON – July 19, 2022)  The Chiefs of Ontario are proud to announce the launch of new Education Agreement resources. The Education Agreement resources aim to provide information to First Nations in Ontario on the benefits of Education Agreements. Through the creation of an informational video, overview document, and Education Agreement template, the Chiefs

2022-07-19T16:22:57-04:00July 19th, 2022|Categories: Communications, Education|

Request for Proposals: COO Education Sector – Evaluation of the Ontario Technical Table on the Interim Funding Approach

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: Submission Deadline: Date: July 13, 2022 Time:  5:00 pm (Eastern Time) Legal Name: Indian Associations Co-ordinating Committee of Ontario Inc. o/a Chiefs of Ontario Address: 468 Queen St E, Suite 400, Toronto, ON M5A 1T7 Telephone Number: (416) 597-1266 Facsimile Number: (416) 597-8365 Email Address: Julia.candlish@coo.org SEND PROPOSAL TO:  Attention: COO Director

2022-06-28T12:25:09-04:00June 28th, 2022|Categories: Communications, Education|

Request for Proposals – COO Education Sector: Environmental Scan Immersion and Bilingual Programs/Models

You are invited to submit a proposal for a project by the Chiefs of Ontario to produce an environmental scan of local, national and international immersion and bilingual language programs and/or models and include recommendations for establishing successful language programs for First Nation communities, organizations and institutions in Ontario. Full details on the project and

2022-03-28T15:40:32-04:00March 23rd, 2022|Categories: Communications, Education|

Request for Proposals: COO Education Sector – Economic Analysis of Post-Secondary Attainment for First Nation Students

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: Submission Deadline: September 24, 2021 at 5:00PM Legal Name: Indian Associations Co-coordinating Committee of Ontario Inc. o/a Chiefs of Ontario Address: 468 Queen St E, Suite 400, Toronto, ON M5A 1T7 Telephone Number: (416) 597-1266 Facsimile Number: (416) 597-8365 Email Address: Julia.Candlish@coo.org SEND PROPOSAL TO:  Attention: COO Director of Education, Julia Candlish

2021-09-09T13:47:50-04:00September 9th, 2021|Categories: Communications, Education|

Request for Proposals – Chiefs of Ontario Education Sector: Framework for Indigenous Languages in Ontario Schools

SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS                    You are invited to submit a proposal for a project by the Chiefs of Ontario to work with First Nations in Ontario to develop recommendations on a Framework for Indigenous Languages in Ontario Schools, Kindergarten to Grade 12. PURPOSE & BACKGROUND: The COO Education Sector is seeking the services of a consultant

2021-06-25T15:09:32-04:00June 25th, 2021|Categories: Communications, Education|

A/Ontario Regional Chief Alvin Fiddler Statement on $112 Million for On-Reserve Schools for Safe Re-Opening

 (Thunder Bay, On, August 26, 2020) – Acting Ontario Regional Chief Alvin Fiddler is hopeful today’s $112 million funding announcement to support First Nation education community will help to ensure a safe return to school on reserves. “Today’s announcement is very much welcomed, but the delay in addressing the ongoing funding requests to ensure the

2020-10-29T16:40:14-04:00August 26th, 2020|Categories: Communications, Education, Political, Youth|Tags: |

Ontario Regional Chief RoseAnne Archibald Acknowledges the Fourth Annual Treaties Recognition Week in Ontario

(Toronto, November 1, 2019) Ontario Regional Chief RoseAnne Archibald acknowledges the fourth annual Treaties Recognition Week in Ontario and encourages all to participate and learn about the shared history between First Nations and Ontario. Treaties Recognition Week, held during the first week of November, was introduced in 2016 to honour the treaty relationship that was

2020-10-29T16:40:15-04:00November 1st, 2019|Categories: Communications, Education|

Ontario Regional Chief RoseAnne Archibald Congratulates Tesa Fiddler of Muskrat Dam First Nation and Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug on Receiving the Canadian Teachers’ Federation 2019 Outstanding Indigenous Educator Award

(Toronto, July 12, 2019) Today, Chiefs of Ontario and Ontario Regional Chief RoseAnne Archibald would like to congratulate recipient Tesa Fiddler of Muskrat Dam First Nation and Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug on receiving the prestigious Canadian Teachers’ Federation 2019 Outstanding Indigenous Educator award, nominated by the Ontario English Catholic Teachers’ Association for her leadership in Indigenous education

2020-10-29T16:40:15-04:00July 12th, 2019|Categories: Communications, Education|

Ontario Regional Chief RoseAnne Archibald’s response to the tabling of the Ontario 2019 Budget

(Toronto, ON, April 12, 2019) –  “The release of today’s Ontario Budget titled; ‘Protecting What Matters Most‘ provides for some serious concern on the direction by the Ford government, which neglects direct investments and commitments to First Nations in Ontario. As the Ontario Regional Chief, I have communicated with Premier Ford, and shared that I

2020-10-29T16:40:15-04:00April 12th, 2019|Categories: Communications, Economic, Education, Political|Tags: |

Regional Chief Archibald Responds to Today’s Tabling of Indigenous Languages Legislation

(Ottawa, February 5, 2019) – Today, the Federal Government tabled Bill C-91 – An Act Respecting Indigenous Languages, with the intention that this Bill becomes law by the end of the current parliamentary session, and well before the upcoming federal election. This significant piece of legislation, which strives to support and protect Indigenous Languages, was

2020-10-29T16:40:16-04:00February 5th, 2019|Categories: Communications, Education, Political|Tags: |
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