social justice education

Take Action For Reconciliation

Suzanne  -  May 27, 2018  -  , , , ,  -  Comments Off on Take Action For Reconciliation
Scholastic Canada is working on a new series of classroom resources for grades 3–8. The Take Action For Reconciliation series features inquiry-based, magazine-style books that focus on Indigenous cultures, languages, and worldviews, along with the actions that people are taking to achieve reconciliation. Each book in the series is bundled with a teacher’s guide (including […]

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Children’s Book Project

Suzanne  -  Apr 03, 2018  -  , , , , , , , , ,  -  Comments Off on Children’s Book Project
Suzanne Methot and Toronto Green Community (TGC) are pleased to announce that they are joining forces on the Rivers Rising Book Project! This project responds to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s Call to Action #62 by creating age-appropriate curriculum using Indigenous knowledge and teaching methods. Suzanne will write the text of the book, which will […]

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Bee Nation Education Package

Suzanne  -  Jul 07, 2017  -  , , , , ,  -  Comments Off on Bee Nation Education Package
Bee Nation was the opening feature at the 2017 Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Film Festival. The film, directed by Lana Slezic, traces the journeys of several Indigenous children and teens as they compete in the first-ever First Nations Provincial Spelling Bee in Saskatchewan and the national championships of the Spelling Bee of Canada. Dragonfly […]

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Resources for Social Justice Education

Suzanne  -  Jun 21, 2017  -  , , , , , ,  -  Comments Off on Resources for Social Justice Education
Scholastic Canada has just released a new series of classroom resources for grades 4–6. These inquiry-based, magazine-style books focus on ethical citizenship, social justice, and sustainability in Canadian society. Each book in the series is bundled with a teacher’s guide and an accompanying website featuring videos and other resources. The Take Action series is based […]

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