$500K Grant for BC First Nations Language Teachers

On Thursday, the Ministry of Advanced Education of British Columbia, Canada, announced a CAD 500,000 grant to the to the First Nations Education Steering Committee Society. The grant will assist First Nations in the province develop and implement programs for teachers of First Nations languages.

Specifically, programs for Developmental Standard Term Certificates will be aided. The DSTC requires three years of university training and is intended to provide a way for those with practical skills to teach kindergarten through twelfth grade. The DTSC is issued by the British Columbia College of Teachers.

Read the BC government announcement.

Native speakers of First Nations languages may also be interested in the First Nations Language Teacher Certificate, also available through the BCCT.

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One Response to “$500K Grant for BC First Nations Language Teachers”

  1. $500K Grant for BC First Nations Language Teachers – Ethnos Project Crisis Zone Says:

    […] On Thursday, the Ministry of Advanced Education of British Columbia, Canada, announced a CAD 500,000 grant to the to the First Nations Education Steering Committee Society. The grant will assist First Nations in the province develop and implement programs for teachers of First Nations languages. Specifically, programs for Developmental Standard Term Certificates will be aided. The DSTC requires […] […]

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