Mandate and Goals

Our Goals:

  • To promote strong First Nations, Métis & Inuit Studies and Language education programs in schools and communities across Ontario
  • To provide a council for the exchange of ideas among those involved in First Nations, Métis & Inuit Studies and Language programs
  • To provide leadership and advocacy for First Nations, Métis & Inuit Studies and Language and to represent teachers in these subject areas via the OTF Curriculum Council
  • To provide and promote professional development to those involved in First Nations, Métis & Inuit Studies and Language in education
  • To co-operate with existing First Nations, Métis & Inuit Studies and Language agencies and educational organizations, that can act as resources for teaching First Nations, Métis & Inuit Studies and Native Languages
  • To liaise with First Nations, Métis and Inuit organizations
  • To promote effective, culturally accurate education of First Nations, Métis & Inuit children and youth
  • To promote the development of teaching resources that are culturally accurate, varied, and that reflect the lands we teach in.