Thank you for your post! I have found topic an interesting one that has been emerging among discussions around curriculum and schooling lately. As a younger person myself - who was taught cursive in grade school back in the 90s but, due…"
"Kwey, kwey Andrew, good for you for starting this discussion! Thank you! The first question that popped up in my head was this: Why is it, truly, that you wish to know about this in the first place? There is so very much to learn about Indigenous…"
"Hi Sheila and all,
I loved reading through this engaging discussion spanning over several years, as well as some great links to articles and resources!
To respond to the most recent article that was posted, and to address the issue it highlights…"
Is it just my school board or is this something mandated that cursive writing is no longer taught? I am seeing more and more young 20s who have no idea how to sign their name to a legal document and are unable to read cursive. Will cursive be the hieroglyphics of tomorrow? See More
Thank you for your response! Yes, forging connections with local Indigenous knowledge keepers is crucial to the process of engaging Canadians with native content. This should definitely involve not only inviting native leaders into our…"