Reference Links

Indigenous Awareness Training

Indigenous Awareness Canada offers Online Indigenous Awareness Training

Learn about Canada’s Indigenous People and help non-indigenous Canadians and Indigenous peoples move toward reconciliation.


Residential Schools - Why our children need to learn about them (Maclean's article)


Empowering the Spirit website Education for Reconciliation


Respectful Schools Online Toolkit - First Nations, Métis and Inuit


Beyond 94 - Truth and Reconciliation Progress in Canada (CBC)


St. Albert Public Schools Wisdom and Guidance Committee      Truth & Reconciliation Parent Series


Alberta First Nations Information Governance Centre (AFNIGC)


A Guide to Taking Your Family to a Powwow for the First Time

About Sharing Circles -  Conducting a Sharing Circle and Standards of Presence

150 Acts of Reconciliation for Canada’s 150
Guide to reconciliation for non-Indigenous Canadians
A special list for Canada 150 — of reconciliation acts any Canadian can do if they are ready to rethink their views about their Indigenous peers.

Colouring it Forward ...more than a colouring book. A series of books and calendars about different nations, and tells the story about Canada’s First Nations people.

Government of Manitoba > Indigenous Inclusion Directorate
Smudging Protocol and Guidelines for School Divisions (Manitoba)