Indigenous Issues - Language Revitalization
Friday, March 3, 2023 | 12:00 - 1:00PM ET
ABOUT OUR SPEAKER
Rebecca Jamieson, Tuscarora, Six Nations of the Grand River Territory
Rebecca Jamieson serves as the Chair of the Indigenous Institutes Consortium. Rebecca is the President-CEO of Six Nations Polytechnic (SNP), a centre of excellence for Indigenous, specifically Haudenosaunee, community-based learning life-long learning offering literacy, trades training, high school, college, and university level programs. Rebecca’s contributions in Indigenous education include: Distinguished Fellow, Mohawk College (2015); Order of Ontario (2008); Order of Canada (2018); Six Nations Community Treasure (2018); Honorary Doctorates from the University of Western Ontario (2015), and Laurier University (2017).
Rebecca holds a BA (psychology and philosophy) from Wilfrid Laurier University and a Master of Education from the University of Toronto. Rebecca is a member of the Ontario College of Teachers and holds Supervisory Officers Qualifications. She is trained in mediation and alternative dispute resolution and is a Graduate of the Carver Institute, Policy Governance.