This Aboriginal pedagogy framework is expressed as eight interconnected pedagogies. Also the book "8 ways : Aboriginal pedagogy from Western NSW " (2009) Department of Education and Communitites., Regional Aboriginal Education Team, Western area
Australian Aboriginal Flag - The meanings of the three colours in the flag, as stated by Harold Thomas, are: Black – represents the Aboriginal people of Australia Yellow disk – represents the Sun, the giver of life and protector Red – represents the red earth, the red ochre used in ceremonies and Aboriginal peoples’ spiritual relation to the land
Every place, every People, has its own unique pedagogies. These 8 simple ones are merely a starting point for dialogue. Each school engages in a different way, and produces its own unique frameworks for Aboriginal education through dialogue with the community about local ways of doing things.
DET Aboriginal Education and Training Policy- 1.1.3 - The Department is committed to increasing knowledge and understanding of the histories, cultures and experiences of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people as the First Peoples of Australia.