Educator Professional Development

1 Contrary 5 Agokwe-Nini (Documentary Film Screening)

Event Date and Time: 
Thursday, June 13, 2019 - 6:30pm to 9:30pm

The film “1 Contrary 5 Agokwe-Nini” is a talk-show style documentary film hosted by the one and only ‘contrary’ Alik Beavers (aka Sharp Dopler), and features 5 Agokwe-nini guest speakers: Ashley Grenstone, Benny Michaud, Theo Paradise-Ottawa, Kole Peplinski and Carmel Whittle. They discuss gender, sexuality, Indigenous identity, traditional two-spirit roles, terminology, accessing ceremonial spaces, and safe spaces in mainstream society.


Event Date and Time: 
Saturday, May 4, 2019 - 9:30am to 4:30pm


An open invitation to photography/ media arts educators from any institution. Photo/ media arts and visual arts teachers, community arts program directors, youth leaders/mentors this event is for YOU!

This event is focused on supporting educators with actionable information and teaching tools for groups/ classrooms. This year, we're into AMAZING ANALOG! This super-fun day will include:​

A morning surprise from our friends at​​​​

Arts, sociétés et partage des savoirs

Event Date and Time: 
Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 9:00am to Friday, May 17, 2019 - 5:00pm

Dans le cadre des Célébrations des 50 ans du Rapport Rioux, la Faculté des arts de l’UQAM, en partenariat avec la Faculté des sciences de l’éducation, organise le colloque scientifique Arts, sociétés et partage des savoirs. Ce colloque réunira des chercheurs d’horizons divers s’intéressant aux relations entre l’art, la culture, l’éducation et le partage des savoirs artistiques dans les sociétés contemporaines.