Sonya was a teacher and English department head for thirty-one years in the Nova Scotia public school system.. Since her retirement, she has held faculty positions at Mount Saint Vincent University, Acadia University, and Cape Breton University, where she has most recently served as a curriculum development consultant and part-time instructor in the Bachelor of Education program. She has a particular interest in teaching for social justice and L’nu education.
Literacy Education, Social Justice, Indigenous Ways of Knowing and Learning
Unama’ki espi-kina’matno’kuom etek Mi’kma’ki, wla na no’kamanaq aq maqamikewminu mena’qiknmuetuk.
Cape Breton University is located in Mi’kma’ki, the ancestral and unceded territory of the Mi’kmaw People.