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Love, Human Rights and Reconciliation with Symbia Barnaby at #AdvoCon2021

    Symbia Barnaby is returning to AdvoCon again to share about love, human rights and reconciliation. We hope you will be able to make it to see her speak at AdvoCon2021, our 7th annual education advocacy conference held September 22nd to 26th online!

    Tickets on Eventbrite now – members of the BCEdAccess Facebook group receive a significant discount, and the first 100 tickets purchased receive a care package delivered to their house!


    Symbia Barnaby is an Indigenous person of Mi’kmaq and Haida descent who lives in Northern British Columbia. She is a solo parent to 6 children (5 of which have exceptionalities). She is a Practical nurse, a Birth/Postpartum Doula, a Community Inclusion Advocate, a Filmmaker, a Storyteller and a Wisdom Translator. 

    Presentation: Love, Human Rights and Reconciliation 

    You’ll learn:

    • The history of Residential school and what the “residential school legacy” is and how it impacts Indigenous learners and their families
    • Barriers to accessing/securing support services for Indigenous learners and their families
    • Inclusion/disability through an Indigenous lenses
    • Cultural Competency and its role in creating an Inclusive learning environment

    Symbia is on Instagram


    Read all the details about our conference here, and remember to share!


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