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Walter Currie (educator) was born on 1 October, 1922 in Chatham, Ontario, is a teacher. Discover Walter Currie (educator)’s Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 92 years old?
|Age||92 years old|
|Born||1 October 1922|
|Date of death||(2014-01-11)|
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Walter Currie (educator) Net Worth
His net worth has been growing significantly in 2022-2023. So, how much is Walter Currie (educator) worth at the age of 92 years old? Walter Currie (educator)’s income source is mostly from being a successful teacher. He is from Canada. We have estimated
Walter Currie (educator)’s net worth
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|Net Worth in 2023||$1 Million – $5 Million|
|Salary in 2023||Under Review|
|Net Worth in 2022||Pending|
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|Source of Income||teacher|
Walter Currie (educator) Social Network
Currie also served as president of the Indian-Eskimo Association of Canada and was the first chairman of the Toronto Indian Friendship Centre from 1969-1971. He was one of the first two members of Ontario’s Human Rights Commission, and served from 1972 to 1974. In July 1971, Currie was appointed as chair of Native Studies at Trent University, where he served a term to 1975. In this role, Currie continued to be active on provincial and national Indigenous issues, particularly educational reform, repatriation of cultural artifacts, and, entrepreneurial opportunities on- and off-reserve for Indigenous business people. He also co-wrote a commissioned report with Donald L. Faris in 1983, in which they investigated claims that the City of Regina’s police force was misusing police dogs. Currie died on January 11, 2014.
Walter Currie (1922-2014) was an educator and public advocate. He was part of the movement after the Second World War advocating for Indigenous educational reform at the local and national level in Canada.
Walter Currie was born in Chatham, Ontario in 1922. The son of William and Clara Currie, he was a non-status Indian of Potowatomi and Ojibwe descent. He served three years in the Royal Canadian Air Force during World War Two, and later studied engineering at the University of Toronto, before leaving his studies early to support his young family. He would later complete his degree at the University of Windsor and go on to complete his teacher’s certificate at London’s Teachers College. He was a school teacher in Kitchener and principal at Danesbury Public School in North York Township between 1953 and 1968. In 1966 he was appointed to head an Ontario Governmental committee on the “Indian in the City.” He later became a superintendent with the Ontario Department of Education with responsibilities Indian and northern schools from 1968 to 1971. During this period, he was active in local and provincial affairs, and s quoted in major newspapers on topics related to Indigenous education, discrimination against Indigenous people in urban areas, lack of representation of Indigenous history, language and culture in the media and in school curriculum, as well as the “social ills” of television.