Vancouver School of Theology

Forming thoughtful, engaged and generous Christian leaders for the church in the 21st century


ISP-EDX1/500 – Indigenous Education and Leadership

July 1st-5th
9am-12pm (all) & 2pm-5pm (M.Div only)

This course will introduce students to historical and Indigenous perceptions of leadership and education, the effects of colonization and current movements and decolonizing initiatives that promote reconciliation.

Dr. Jaqueline Ottman, Anishinaabe (Saulteaux) member of Saskatchewan’s fishing Lake First Nation, serves as the first vice-provost of Indigenous engagement in the University of Saskatchewan (U of S) and is currently the Director of Indigenous Education Initiatives and associate professor in the Werklund School of Education at the University of Calgary. Ottman earned her PhD (2005) in the Department of Educational Administration in the U of S College of Education.

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