Aboriginal Education Resources
Our Aboriginal educators:
Erin Wilkins – Aboriginal Cultural Educator Darug Custodians email: firstname.lastname@example.org 0424 398 792
Chris Tobin – Darug Cultural Educator and Artist: 0405 013 526
Other local contacts and companies:
James Stephens – An Indigenous Experience – ph: 02 9673 1520 mob: 0457 770 305
Flinn Donovan – A Didgeridoo Experience – email: email@example.com Ph: 0452 480 040 02 47318984
PDF Downloads – help yourself!
Indigenous Ecological Knowledge:
Teaching and Learning
How the Kookaburra got its laugh story as told by Uncle Wes Marne (Darug Elder): Why does the kookaburra laugh?
Videos on Local Darug rock and cave art sites.
Reconciliation Australia – videos from Ab Ed training day 13/11/14 (that we did not see!).
Henry Parkes Equity Resource Centre – a fantastic array of resources for DEC staff only.
Dharug Dalang – a fantastic Dharug language website.
The Notebooks of William Dawes – The Aboriginal Language of Sydney
First Footprints – an ABC documentary:
What Works – Improving educational outcomes for Aboriginal students
Connecting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with Australian Government policies and programmes:
Speak soft, speak sure: an Internet unit about the acceptance of difference.
A Shared History – Teaching Aboriginal perspectives in the NSW Human Society & Its Environment K-6 syllabus
Royal Botanic Gardens teaching resources – useful plant ecology and indigenous uses.
My Place For Teachers – resources around the book by Nadia Wheatley and the TV series
Aboriginal Cultural and Education Centre
Indigenous Astronomy – Stories From the Sky.
Indigenous Weather Knowledge – Bureau of Meteorology