Video: Educating our Youth

Watch this short video from the Truth and Reconciliation Commission: Educating our Youth

Duration: 4:09 minutes

Video: Reconciliation Through the Eyes of Summer

Here is a sneak preview of an upcoming film produced by Productions Cazabon under the direction of the First Nations Child & Family Caring Society as one of the six national arts project selected by the Canada Arts Council - (Re)conciliation initiative. This short film will be available for the classroom this fall. 

Hear from Summer the positive impact that learning about truth and reconciliation, had on her education. 

Duration: 3:25 minutes

Children and youth have a voice and can teach others about reconciliation, the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) and the importance of culturally-based equity for Indigenous young people.

People participating in the Blanket Excersice

Kairos Canada presents: The Blanket Exercise

This workshop helps people to understand how the colonization of this land impacts those who were here long before settlers arrived. It engages people's minds and hearts in understanding why the relationship between Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples is often broken and how we can take action together. 

The Kairos website is full of excellent resources for educators:

Video: Toronto Education Day - Youth Dialogue

An hour-long panel on reconciliation for students featuring Dr. Cindy Blackstock, Wab Kinew, Youth Leader - Wes Prank, Provincial Advocate Irwin Elman and more.