Rosa V. Pitawanakwat-Burke
"It's very healing when you know your language."
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"The problem is the gross underfunding by the federal government."
With indigenous peoples among the fastest growing demographic in Canada, providing education opportunities that ensure they have the skills they need to succeed is more than a social responsibility, it is also an economic imperative. Collaboration between educators and leaders in the business sector is therefore key in achieving real progress.
"I don't think you could deny that our country has an issue with racism."
“We’re at the very front end of a renaissance of indigenous culture here in this province."