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Indigenous Learning - Education / Residential Schools

Residential Schools - Aboriginal History Curriculum support - Interactive sites

Aboriginal Perspectives

The Aboriginal Perspectives web site contains information that will aid teachers in including Aboriginal perspectives in their lessons.

Walking together: First Nations, Metis, and Inuit perspectives in curriculum.

This cross-curricular resource provides historically accurate and culturally authentic information about Alberta’s First Nations, Metis, and Inuit Peoples and communities. K to grade 12.

Legacy of Hope Foundation - 100 years of loss

In 2010-2011 the Legacy of Hope Foundation began developing an educational program targeted to Canadian youth aged 11 to 18.  This program is designed to support educators and administrators in raising awareness and teaching about the history and legacy of residential schools, effectively providing practical tools that can be implemented in the classrooms.


More resources for teaching & education

Lesson Planning - How to integrate Indigenous content into school curriculum

These documents are available in the Northern Studies Resource Centre collections, as well as electronically online. Many of these resources and others, are also available in the Education Library, Bora Laskin building.

Indigenous perspective - Videos