Category Archives: Education

Alaska Native Knowledge Network

This is a fantastic resource for teachers and people interested in delivering educational activities about Indigenous knowledge. It is also a fascinating compendium of information about the history of colonial systems, traditional knowledge of the environment, Indigenous legal, diplomatic and … Continue reading

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“It’s Our Time” – Assembly of First Nations

This educational toolkit contains resources of value to educators and the general public in learning about First Nations.  It also has resources for First Nations. It includes the following modules:  The Kairos Blanket Exercise, Residential Schools, Cultural Competency, First Nations … Continue reading

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Kina maamwigdoo-wiikendaasmin – We Are All Learning Together, a Truth and Reconciliation public education series

The demand for cultural training has increased since the Truth and Reconciliation Commission recommended 94 calls to action in 2015 including cultural competency training for healthcare and judicial professionals. Recently in North Bay (Northern Ontario), cultural trainer George Couchie, a … Continue reading

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The Next 150, On Indigenous Lands: Congress 2017

Canada’s sesquicentennial offers an important opportunity to critically reflect on the nation’s past and seek to build a better, more inclusive and just future. Congress 2017 invites participants to acknowledge the country’s colonial past and present practices, and forge new … Continue reading

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Active Reconciliation: Katimavik Youth to be Leaders in the Reconciliation Movement in Canada

With its proven track record and its commitment to strengthen relationships between Indigenous and non-Indigenous youth, Katimavik proposes to make Canadian young women and men the leaders in active reconciliation for future generations. Katimavik will build on its track record … Continue reading

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New Journeys Website

New Journeys is an online Friendship Centre resource where you will find an online platform for telling and sharing stories pertaining to Indigenous experiences in Canada. New Journeys is also a one-stop mobile and online resource featuring helpful resources, services, and … Continue reading

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Indigenous People of Manitoba: A Resource Guide for Newcomers

This resource guide on Indigenous People of Manitoba was made with care for people who are newcomers to Canada and may be learning English, but its content is relevant to all Manitobans. Those who are not Indigenous Manitobans are settlers … Continue reading

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