The Chiefs of Ontario and the Chiefs and Technical Committee on Languages and Learning are pleased to announce an upcoming First Nation Languages and Education forum for February 7 – 9, 2023. We have many exciting keynote speakers and presenters lined up, plus numerous breakout sessions planned!

Please Register Here! 

Updated – Language-Education Forum Draft Agenda

  • Information sharing on activity focused on Languages and Education
  • Breakout sessions focused on promising practices and capacity-building support
  • A social/networking evening that includes dinner and entertainment

There will be door prizes, exhibitors, breakfast and lunch provided on all three days.

Participants will be required to register for the Language and Education Forum. The event will be hosted in-person; however, there will be an online/virtual option.

Participants are responsible for their travel costs and arrangements up front. COO will reimburse attendees after the event. A block of rooms has been set aside at the Chelsea Hotel at a special rate of $169.00 per night plus applicable taxes. These rooms will be available at this rate until January 12, 2023. To book your accommodations, please call the hotel directly toll-free at 1-800-CHELSEA (243-5732) or 416-595-1975 and identify yourself as part of the Language and Education Forum or Group Res ID CHI020623 or use the booking link below:

For more information, please contact Holly Golabek at