Yvonne Poitras Pratt and Jennifer Markides suggest that the draft K-6 curriculum now being proposed to educators, students, and families across Alberta is a “white-washed” curriculum.
Yvonne Poitras Pratt, PhD (Werklund School), Jennifer Markides, PhD (Werklund School)
Yvonne Poitras Pratt University of Calgary Yvonne (Métis) is an award-winning educator whose publications span Indigenous education, reconciliatory pedagogy, Métis studies, digital storytelling, and critical service-learning. She earned the 2018 Confederation of Alberta Faculty Associations Distinguished Academic Early Career Award. Jennifer Markides, Phd University of Calgary Jennifer Markides is an Eyes High Postdoctoral Fellow in the Werklund School of Education. Her work focuses on the holistic wellbeing of youth and Indigenous education.