Residential Schools and Reconciliation

Residential Schools and Reconciliation

Residential Schools and Reconciliation

Date posted: September 27, 2018

Orange Shirt Day is this coming Sunday, September 30th. It’s an opportunity to learn more about residential schools and the impact of this government policy on First Nations. The following video talks about the origins of Orange Shirt Day in Williams Lake.

Resources have been developed to help teach and learn about residential schools and reconciliation. The First Nations Education Steering Committee and First Nations Schools Association have developed Indian Residential Schools and Reconciliation Resources for Grades 5, 10 and 11/12.

Other resources include:

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