Category Archives: Indigenous Education Supports

WSD Indigenous Education Supports

Role Name Email
Director of Aboriginal Education and Newcomer Services Rob Riel
Elder/Knowledge Keeper Myra Laramee
Program Lead Rina Whitford
Program Support Keith Bousquet
Program Support Misty Perrun
Program Support Crystal Millar-Courchene
Aboriginal Graduation Coach (Grant Park) Lindsey Trudeau
Aboriginal Graduation Coach (Children of the Earth) Michelle Gougeon
Aboriginal Graduation Coach (St. John’s) Stephanie Midford
Aboriginal Graduation Coach (Tec Voc) Elyse Vezina
Literacy Intervention Support Teacher (Pinkham) Janice Caplan
Literacy Intervention Support Teacher (Niji Mahkwa) Leanne Chernetz
Literacy Intervention Support Teacher (Shaughnessy Park) Tammy Stevenson
Literacy Intervention Support Teacher (Dufferin) Moira Bauer
Literacy Intervention Support Teacher (William Whyte) Lisa Titley

The Winnipeg School Division strives to infuse Indigenous perspectives into the curriculum through building capacity and empowering schools in their learning journey to promote Indigenous education that is appropriate, applicable, and sustainable.  All educators work together to further student achievement in literacy and numeracy.  If you require specific supports in regards to Indigenous education please contact Rina Whitford, Program Lead.