A history of residential schools in Canada | CBC News
CBC News answers frequently asked questions about residential school abuse and the federal compensation package.
Children's dining room, Indian Residential School, Edmonton, Alberta. Between 1925-1936. United Church Archives, Toronto, From Mission to Partnership Collection.
KAIROS Blanket Exercise Education Resource Kit (Edu-Kit) - The Blanket Exercise
Do you plan to bring the KAIROS Blanket Exercise to your class or youth community? Do you want to do more than a “one-off” event and make it a catalyst for learning, but wonder how to prepare and how to...
Homepage - The Blanket Exercise
Reconciliation through Education and Understanding The KAIROS Blanket Exercise program is a unique, participatory history lesson – developed in collaboration with Indigenous Elders, knowledge keepers and educators – that fosters truth, understanding, respect and reconciliation...
Treaty Texts - 1752 Peace and Friendship Treaty
Treaty or Articles of Peace and Friendship Renewed between His Excellency Peregrine Thomas Hopson Esquire Captain General and Governor in Chief in and over His Majesty's Province of Nova Scotia or Acadie.
Supporting Resources - The Blanket Exercise
The Blanket Exercise covers over 500 years of history in less an hour. These resources will help you to delve deeper into the content. Getting Started A series of primers debunking the most prevalent myths about Indigenous peoples in Canada....
Where Are The Children
Healing the legacy of the residential schools Between 1831 and 1996, residential schools operated in Canada through arrangements between the Government of Canada and the church. One common objective defined this period —
ARCHIVED - History: Trade and Christianity - Wendat (Huron) - Explore the Communities - The Kids' Site of Canadian Settlement - Library and Archives Canada
Drawing of a Wendat family praying after their conversion to Christianity by Jesuits, attributed to Jesuit missionary F.J. Bressani, 1657