Ningwakwe Learning Press Presentation, Presented by: Maria Morrison, Publishing Manager
Maria Morrison has coordinated the development of indigenous literacy resources for the past 17 years for Ningwakwe Learning Press, in Owen Sound, Ontario. She is a member of the Big Grassy River First Nation in Treaty 3 region of Ontario. As Publishing Manager, Maria is responsible for collecting ideas for new materials at the grassroots level. She writes proposals and works with the authors, editors, and designers throughout the development phase to not only ensure cultural accuracy but to combine this with current literacy standards.