Innovative Aboriginal learning project showing promise in Prince Rupert

A pilot project initiated by Simon Fraser University is being credited with boosting aboriginal children’s learning in the Prince Rupert area.

The program is known as LUCID and stands for Learning for Understanding through Culturally Inclusive Imaginative Development, is in place in four intermediate classrooms with School District 52, and uses culturally relevant stories, games and images to spark children’s imaginative thinking about concepts and facts in the K-12 curriculum, moving beyond the traditional delivery of educational services through textbooks, worksheets and tests…

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