Authentic First Nations education for every child in Australia will ensure a better understanding of local First Nations peoples, cultures, languages, histories and perspectives in school.
Know Your Country is campaigning for First Nations Language and Culture Educators to be employed in every primary school across Australia. The campaign also seeks to implement a system to formally engage and fairly pay local First Nations communities for sharing their knowledge with all students.
Raise awareness of the value and impact that First Nations Cultural Educators can have on primary education by sharing this video with your social networks.
Sign the petition to advocate for First Nations Educators to be employed in every Australian primary school.
Write to your State Education Minister and your State representatives to express your support for proper funding for First Nations Cultural educators. ANTAR’s Campaigning for Justice guidance provides tips on how to craft an effective letter.