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ᐋᐦ ᒋᔅᑯᑎᒫᒑᓂᐧᐃᒡ | ᐁ ᒋᔅᑯᑖᒪᑳᓅᒡ
âh chiskutimâchâniwich | e chiskutâmakânûch
  • Teacher talking to a child
  • Enhancing language
  • Passing knowledge to child, grandchild
  • Learning to receive knowledge from people, peers
  • Following the path to a good life
  • Knowing what is good compared to what is desired
  • Sitting and gaining wisdom from our elders
  • Being the mature person in a situation
  • Knowledge in action
  • Learning from elders
  • Without rain nothing grows, learning to embrace the storms of your life
  • Keep learning and try to understand the true meaning and purpose
  • Gaining by learning and listening
  • Listening to elders’ teachings


Explore the values

Our family values originate from our Eeyou/Eenou philosophy/Iiyiyiuiyihtuwin (Eeyou/Eenou way of life), traditional values and customs that come from the land, birds, fish and animals we harvested for food.

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