When: Thursday, Jan 31 | 2:00 pm - 2:25 pm

Location: IdeaHUB

Days: Thursday. Event Types: IdeaHUB.


Description:

Eleven of the ninety-four Calls to Action of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada (TRC) final report are specific to education. Call to Action 63, “Building student capacity for intercultural understanding, empathy, and mutual respect,” challenges Canadian education systems to focus on students’ understanding of Indigenous human rights and social justice initiatives. Truth and reconciliation is a spiritual and emotional journey required of all students and educators that will unfold differently for everyone.