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Guiding Question for Day 1 - What is the past and present history of colonial education in Canada? What long-held educational beliefs, policies and practices serve as barriers to access, opportunities and outcomes for Indigenous, racialized and marginalized students?

 

9:00 a.m - 9:30 a.m Welcome and Opening with Amy Desjarlais
9:30 a.m - 11:00 a.m Keynote Panelists followed by a Q&A
Moderator: Dr. Vidya Shah
11:00 a.m - 11:15 a.m Break
11:15 a.m - 12:00 p.m Workshop 1A Leave a question for reflection during lunch
12:00 p.m - 12:45 p.m Lunch
12:45 p.m - 1:30 p.m Workshop 1A
1:30 p.m - 1:45 p.m Break
1:45 p.m - 2:45 p.m Keynote: Rania El Mugammar followed by a Q&A
2:45 p.m - 3:00 p.m Break
3:00 p.m - 4:00 p.m Panelists: Unpacking The Canon followed by a Q&A  Moderator: Jack Nigro

Guiding Question for Day 2 - How might we dismantle these barriers? How might we create the conditions for the transformation of systems that produce and reproduce these barriers in the first place?

9:00 a.m - 9:30 a.m Welcome
9:30 a.m - 10:00 a.m Film: This Is Not a Resilience Story Moderator: Noor El-Husseini

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10:00 a.m - 10:15 a.m Break
10:15 a.m - 11:45 a.m  Keynote Panelists: Diversity Council from Lorne Park Secondary School followed by a Q&A     Moderator: Dr. Carl James & Monika De Souza
11:45 a.m - 12:30 p.m Lunch
12:30 p.m - 2:00 p.m Workshop 2A 
2:00 p.m - 2:30 p.m Spoken Word Artist Timaj Garad & Closing Remarks with Amy Desjarlais