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Alberta Education is distributing new resources to teach Indigenous history, cultures in schools

Posted on Oct 24, 2017 in Education, Training, Social Issues, Culture, Schools, News, Residential Schools, Arts, Culture | 1 comment

(October 24, 2017) – Alberta Education is providing teachers with new resources that include lesson plans to help bring First...

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National Gathering of Elders featured important keynote forums

Posted on Oct 16, 2017 in Health, Land Claims, Role Models, Social Issues, Culture, Gatherings, John Copley, Justice, Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women, News, Residential Schools | 0 comments

by John Copley (ANNews) – When four and a half thousand Indigenous Elders made their way into the spacious Hall ‘D’ meeting room...

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AFN welcomes Supreme Court Decision on the Rights of Former Residential Schools Students

Posted on Oct 10, 2017 in Justice, News, Residential Schools | 0 comments

OTTAWA, Oct. 6, 2017 /CNW/ – The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde said the Supreme Court of...

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National Gathering of Elders had a tremendous response in Edmonton

Posted on Oct 5, 2017 in Health, Treaty Rights, Role Models, Social Issues, Culture, Gatherings, Terry Lusty, Justice, Metis Rights, Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women, News, Residential Schools, Arts, Culture | 0 comments

By Terry Lusty (ANNews) – The overwhelming number of delegates to the inaugural National Gathering of Elders said it all. Well over...

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Northern Lakes College responds to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission Calls to Action

Posted on Jun 12, 2017 in Education, Training, Justice, News, Residential Schools | 0 comments

(June 2017) – Northern Lakes College is taking an active leadership role by hosting cultural awareness training for staff, students...

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Individual applications for NIB Trust Fund education funding is now open: Deadline June 2, 2017

Posted on May 18, 2017 in Education, Training, Scholarships, News, Residential Schools | 0 comments

(Ottawa, ON) – The National Indian Brotherhood (NIB) Trust Fund has recently announced that the second round of applications are now...

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