April 28th, 2023 – Hope Secondary School, 444 Stuart Street

8:00 – 8:45 Registration/Check-in

8:45 – 9:00 Welcome: Balan Moorthy & Christine Seymour

9:00 – 10:30 Keynote: Decolonizing Education with Kevin Lamoureux (Zoom) and guided discussion to follow (gym)

10:30 – 10:45 Break/Coffee

10:45 – 12:00  Welcome Project  with Christine Seymour and Darlene MacDonald (gym)

12:00 – 1:00 Lunch and Participant/Registration Draw (gym)

1:00 – 3:00 PM Afternoon Workshops

Please bring a coffee mug and/or a refillable water bottle to help us cut down on waste! There are water bottle filling stations throughout the school.

Transportation will be provided from Agassiz Elementary Secondary School (7110 Cheam Avenue) to Hope Secondary School (444 Stuart Street).  The bus will depart from AESS at 7:30 a.m. and will depart from Hope Secondary at 3:15 p.m. to return to AESS.

The bus will located by the old bus garage on the property of AESS and holds 56 adults.

Note: SD78 employees are encouraged to take the bus. Mileage claims will not be reimbursed for SD78 staff not taking advantage of bus transportation.