Education for Reconciliation
Call To Action:
62. We call upon the federal, provincial, and territorial
governments, in consultation and collaboration with
Survivors, Aboriginal peoples, and educators, to:
i. Make age-appropriate curriculum on residential
schools, Treaties, and Aboriginal peoples’ historical
and contemporary contributions to Canada a
mandatory education requirement for Kindergarten
to Grade Twelve students.
ii. Provide the necessary funding to post-secondary
institutions to educate teachers on how to integrate
Indigenous knowledge and teaching methods into
iii. Provide the necessary funding to Aboriginal schools
to utilize Indigenous knowledge and teaching
methods in classrooms.
iv. Establish senior-level positions in government at the
assistant deputy minister level or higher dedicated to
Aboriginal content in education.