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First Peoples: A Guide for Newcomers. City of Vancouver.

First Peoples: A Guide for Newcomers. City of Vancouver.

Aboriginal Worldviews and Perspectives in the Classroom: Moving Forward. BC Ministry of Education.

Aboriginal Worldviews and Perspectives in the Classroom: Moving Forward. BC Ministry of Education.

BC TELA : Starting a Circle : Exploring Aboriginal Education.

BC TELA : Starting a Circle : Exploring Aboriginal Education.

Whose Land is it Anyway? A Manual for Decolonization.

Whose Land is it Anyway? A Manual for Decolonization.

Indian Residential Schools, Boys Who, Music Sites, Ontario, Paths, Lp, Spirituality, Novels, Teaching Ideas, Fiction, Pathways, Romance Novels, Romans

“The Stranger” Official Video - Gord Downie - Secret Path

Gord Downie - The Stranger. A heartbreaking video about a 12 year old boy attempting to walk 400 miles back to his family

Musician Gord Downie (right) visited Pearl Wenjack at her home in Marten Falls First Nation in September in advance of the launch of his Secret Path project, devoted to Pearl's brother Chanie (Charlie) Wenjack.

Fifty years after Chanie Wenjack's tragic death while running away from residential school, his sister says it's time every First Nation had its own school.

Charlie was 12, and Indigenous. He died as the white world's rules had forced him to live—cut off from his people

Charlie Wenjack was and Indigenous. He died as the white world's rules had forced him to live—cut off from his people. Macleans Magazine article from Feb 1967 on the Oct 1966 death and the 12 year old Chanie's final days.

Secret Path by Gord Downie / Secret Path is a ten song album by Gord Downie with a graphic novel by illustrator Jeff Lemire that tells the story of Chanie “Charlie” Wenjack, a twelve-year-old boy who died in flight from the Cecilia Jeffrey Indian Residential School fifty years ago. (want to read)

Gord Downie work devoted to First Nations boy who died running away from a Canadian residential school in

The Lesser Blessed, by Richard Van Camp. Over 10,000 copies sold in Canada! The 20th-anniversary edition of Richard Van Camp’s bestselling coming-of-age story, with a with a new introduction by the author and two new short stories that feature Larry Sole.

The Lesser Blessed, by Richard Van Camp. Over copies sold in Canada! The edition of Richard Van Camp’s bestselling coming-of-age story, with a with a new introduction by the author and two new short stories that feature Larry Sole.

7 Generations Series | Portage & Main Press

7 Generations Series | Portage & Main Press