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Jo MacDonald, 2014 —

Five Questions with Jo MacDonald

What motivates you?

jo-macdonaldBasic needs, a really good book, and community.

What do you do for a living and why?

I am a teacher. I tried applying for supreme ruler of the universe, but the position was filled.

Which TED talk do you think everyone should watch?

Why are you excited to speak at TEDxManitoba?

I am looking forward to hearing and meeting other speakers. While attending university I was introduced to TED Talks by an amazing educator and have been a fan ever since. Miigwech/Thanks Barb!

What is your idea worth spreading?

Knowing a common language provides the tools and forum to exchange ideas, adventures and stories. Learning a First Nations language provides the opportunity to look, learn, live and most importantly, listen to what the world has to say.

What’s your connection to Manitoba?

My family has been here for centuries.

An Idea Worth Spreading

Knowing a common language provides the tools and forum to exchange ideas, adventures and stories. Learning a First Nations language provides the opportunity to look, learn, live and most importantly, listen to what the world has to say.