Indigenous Day: My Top 3 Moments!

Three weeks ago was my first time celebrating National Indigenous Peoples Day (formally called National Aboriginal Day). It was also my city's first time celebrating too! *grins* MY TOP 3 MEMORABLE MOMENTS at the Indigenous Day Event...  #1 - Meeting people from Wiky: I was surprised and excited when I met a few folks from Wikwemikong… Continue reading Indigenous Day: My Top 3 Moments!

Residential School Reading List

Many of you have asked for a reading list on the topic of residential schools. Ask and ye shall receive. Here’s part of a larger reading list I use. There are several related topics of course which I recommend people take a look at such as Genocide, Colonization/Decolonization, Indigenous activism, child welfare and Indigenous children, […]… Continue reading Residential School Reading List

Peel District School Board Honour First Nations

Last week a couple of children that I care for invited me to their school's Sharing Assembly. They were very eager to show me a dance and skit that they've been practicing with their classmates for quite some time, so I agreed to come. Little did I know that the theme of the assembly was… Continue reading Peel District School Board Honour First Nations