Call for Entries

Calling all writers, artists, students and academics. Want to see your work in print? We’re accepting submissions for three new upcoming publications. Read More…

Why Should You Attend CKP?

Not sure if you should register for our First Nations Circle of Knowledge & Practices Conference? Read More…

It’s Time for Back-to-School!

Yes, it’s that time of year. And while students are filling their backpacks with notebooks and pencil cases, Read More…

Watch the WVC Commmercial

April 15, 2010

Wapaskwa Virtual Collegiate (WVC) is offering Manitoba First Nations high school students an exciting opportunity to participate in a unique pilot program that will give you access to science and math courses that may not be available in your locally.

View the Commercial and full news story

National Cree Gathering

August 5, 2011

Fisher River Cree Nation welcomed and united members of the Cree Nation from all across Canada and the United States when they hosted the National Cree Gathering August 5- 7, 2011. Read More…

Western Canada First Nations Administrators Education Conference

March 7, 2012

Our 8th Annual Conference… Read More…

    • Resource Teacher Meeting

      March 27, 2015

      All Day, Special Education

    • Good Friday

      April 3, 2015

      All Day, General

    • Easter Monday

      April 6, 2015

      All Day, General

    • Resource Teacher Meeting

      April 24, 2015

      All Day, Student Learning Assessments

    • Principals' Roundtable

      April 27, 2015

      1:29 pm, School Planning

    • Lighting the Fire Education Conference

      May 6, 2015

      All Day, General


About Us

The Manitoba First Nations Education Resource Centre Inc. (MFNERC) provides the province’s leading education, administration, technology, language and culture services to First Nations schools in Manitoba.



A short, informative video that highlights some of our goals and directives, which is to help First Nations improve education for all learners to achieve: mino-pimatisiwin (Cree/Ojibway/Oji-Cree), honso aynai (Dene), tokatakiya wichoni washte (Dakota), a better life.


Thunder Radio

Welcome to our new podcast channel! Featuring interviews, stories and conversations about First Nations education, and other important issues, in Manitoba and Canada.



Resource Database

Many of the resources compiled and created by the Resource Centre are now available to you online. This search engine will allow you to click on the categories that apply to what you are interested in finding. GO >

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Courses Online

The Wapaskwa Virtual Collegiate (WVC) was created to help First Nation students in Manitoba access new sources of education, and also to find new learning opportunities. MORE>


Access Our Video Library

Our video library is a growing collection showcasing the latest news, conferences and events happening at MFNERC. GO >


Interactive Map

Please use this interactive map to explore the communities and schools MFNERC is dedicated to serving in Manitoba. You can discover traditional names and meanings, Treaty boundaries, language and cultural regions and school information. GO>


Photo Gallery

Check out our Photo Gallery filled with images from our events, activities and school visits. These photos capture the MFNERC staff in action, the educators we support and communities we work in partnership with. VISIT THE GALLERY>

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