S2 EP 09 The Language Nest (Nwewnan Sasaang) with Mino Giizhajad

S2 EP 09 The Language Nest (Nwewnan Sasaang) with Mino Giizhajad

Mino Giizhajad leads a unique, early childhood education program on Walpole Island where, from a very early age, children are immersed in the Anishinaabe language. Mino Giizhajad joins Nadine Ladouceur to reflect on the power of the Language Nest (Nwewnan Sasaang), the metaphor of “nest” and the importance of language as part of the identity journey of all human beings.

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