Say It First

Indigenous Language Revitalization


As an accomplished public speaker, Mike Parkhill, founder of SayITFirst Inc., has spoken by invitation at numerous Native Language and education events including:

  • Saskatchewan Indian Cultural Centre
  • Minnesota Indian Affairs Council AGM
  • Minnesota Indian Education Association Annual conference
  • Federation of Saskatchewan Indians
  • Northern Ontario Education Leaders conference
  • Rainy River District Language conference
  • Atlantic Native Teachers' Education Conference
  • Treaty 3 AGM

The Elders Speak

Brent Tookenay-CEO of Seven Generations Educational Institute


“SayITFirst has been a real catalyst for Seven Generations Educational Institute and our partnership with the Rainy River District School Board.  It has allowed us to become a driving force in the revitalization of Native Languages.”

Mike & Mary Ito
Mike and Mary Ito, host of CBC Radio, Fresh Air