3006 Aboriginal Advisory Committee

POLICY NO.:  3006                                   DATE APPROVED:  1993-05 

SUBJECT:  Aboriginal Education Advisory Committee

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 Policy

 The Aboriginal Education Advisory Committee will provide advice and assistance in the implementation and development of Aboriginal education, language, and cultural programs.

 Regulations

 Purpose:

 To advise and assist School District No. 60, through the Superintendent of Schools, in the delivery and development of language, culture, and general education of students of Aboriginal ancestry.

Committee Structure:

 The Committee will consist of membership from, but not be limited to, the Fort St. John Friendship Society, the Treaty 8 Tribal Association, the Métis Association, the B.C. Native Women’s Association, the Doig Band, the Blueberry Band, the Halfway River Band,  personnel from School District No. 60, and representatives of other organizations as agreed to by the Committee.

 Committee Function:

1.         To assist and advise in the implementation and development of Aboriginal education, language, and cultural programs.

 2.         To devise and monitor a long term action plan for Aboriginal students.

 Support in the District:

 The Committee will hold regular meetings, to be decided in consultation with the members of the Committee.

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