Background Content: Education (6-12)

Exploring Theme: "Universities Canada: Commitments to Truth and Reconciliation"

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April 25, 2023

Universities Canada’s commitments to truth and reconciliation

Download April 25, 2023 Universities Canada and its member institutions are located on Indigenous lands home to diverse First Nations, Inuit and Métis Peoples. Universities recognize the self-determination of Indigenous Peoples and strive to affirm and respect inherent and Indigenous rights and the treaties that govern these lands. Relationships with Indigenous Peoples are an important...

June 29, 2015

Principles on Indigenous Education

Principles Ensure institutional commitment at every level to develop opportunities for Indigenous students. Be student-centered: focus on the learners, learning outcomes and learning abilities, and create opportunities that promote student success. Recognize the importance of indigenization of curricula through responsive academic programming, support programs, orientations, and pedagogies. Recognize the importance of Indigenous education leadership through...