Patty West, Secondary school English teacher for Upper Canada District School Board began her career 31 years ago in Ignace, Ontario working with First Nations students. During her journey as a teacher, Patty has found reconciliation and understanding to be a focus she is passionate about as she delivers content for the NBE 3C/3U Contemporary Aboriginal Voices English course. Patty works in close collaboration with the Learning Commons to provide accurate, reliable information to her students. Lifelong learning is a passion that Patty instills in her students on a daily basis.