Danielle Alphonse

Professor, AECD Chair

BC Regional Innovation Chair in Aboriginal Early Childhood Development

Diploma (Early Childhood Education and Care) Vancouver Island University; BA (Child and Youth Care) University of Victoria; MA (Educational Leadership), Vancouver Island University.

Danielle has worked for many years in Aboriginal Education in early childhood/child care settings (infants and toddlers), First Nations Education (FNED) in Victoria working with children in kindergarten as well as high school level students regarding cultural awareness.  As an Aboriginal Supported Child Development Consultant (ASCD) at a Victoria agency she worked on providing services to urban Aboriginal families. Danielle is in her ninth year as the BC Regional Innovation Chair for Aboriginal Early Childhood Development (AECD) and is working on a number of exciting community-based initiatives.

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