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Richmond teachers call for Truth & Reconciliation policy at City Hall
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Richmond teachers call for Truth & Reconciliation policy at City Hall

Global News Hour at 6 Two elementary school teachers have taken it upon themselves to advance truth and reconciliation in Richmond. It includes everything from land acknowledgments to greater cultural awareness. However, as Travis Prasad reports, one of the hold-ups involves a number of ongoing court cases involving the city. Source link
Hundreds of Saskatchewan teachers welcomed into Indigenous communities
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Hundreds of Saskatchewan teachers welcomed into Indigenous communities

Over 320 teachers and staff members from the Northeast School Division visited neighboring Indigenous communities Friday to learn about how they can take reconciliation into the classroom. Sharon Meyer, one of the organizers of the event works as the First Nation and Metis consultant in the Northeast School Division. She wanted to give teachers the chance to become students on the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. Read more: Saskatchewan marks 2nd annual National Day for Truth and Reconciliation Read More Saskatchewan marks 2nd annual National Day for Truth and Reconciliation “I thought what better way to create relationships and experiences,” Meyer sa...