Participants Responses

Quotes from participants:

“I was confused before about whether literacy could include ancestral language.”

“I learned many new techniques to include or increase literacy in the programs we already run.”

“I learned the importance of Elders’ storytelling and passing on traditions.”

“Lots of strengths and ideas to overcome our barriers [to parent participation].”

“This experience gave me a forum in which to ask questions and garner knowledge that as a non-Aboriginal person, I do not have. Thank you.”

“I keep on learning about how to deal with protocols. This aspect will be very valuable to me.”

“I have had my eyes opened to better ways to include culturally important components to include in my programs.”