Indigenous Resources

Residential School History and Resources: Elementary to University

Provided here are documents from the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) which has, over the span of many years, put together a detailed history, a collection of survivor stories, a thorough overview of the impacts of residential, and discussion on the need for reconciliation.

Please note that some of the content included in these documents may be of a sensitive nature. Please take care. 

 

RESOURCES BY GRADE LEVEL

 

University Teacher's Resources & Guides:

"Beyond 94: Truth and Reconciliation in Canada" by Ian McCallum. A teacher's guide for elementary and secondary, but contains helpful information at all levels. 

Media Indigena: A Weekly Indigenous Current Affairs Podcast

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"Indigenous Perspective: Podcast Created to Fill Gaps in Mainstream Media" (post) introduces Media Indigena: Interactive Indigenous Insight, "a weekly Indigenous current affairs podcast, hosted by Rick Harp ... [and] done as a roundtable discussion that includes journalists, academics and story makers."