"Got Land": The Controversial T-shirt Slogan
  • 2014
  • 00:02:20
  • 13-14

CBC News Saskatchewan
"Got Land": The Controversial T-shirt Slogan

It's a simple slogan that sparked a complicated conversation about First Nations land treaties in Saskatchewan, and a young student found herself in the middle. Thirteen-year-old Tenelle Start didn't realize the controversy her sweatshirt would create until she wore it to school. It reads "Got land?" on the front, and "Thank an Indian" on the back. Tenelle Starr was asked ...
  • Added on: 03/14/2014
A Lesson in Discrimination
  • 2006
  • 00:43:35
  • 9-12

Enjeux
A Lesson in Discrimination Must-See

Since the dawn of time, humans have tended to form clans... thereby excluding strangers, enemies and anyone who is different. We may not exactly encourage them, but such attitudes become entrenched at a very early age. Radio-Canada followed an experiment in a primary school that shows just how quickly our young people can assimilate discrimination and all its dangerous repercussions. A ...
  • Added on: 09/25/2013
A Lesson in Discrimination (Japanese version with English subtitles)
  • 2006
  • 00:43:45
  • 9-12

Enjeux
A Lesson in Discrimination (Japanese version with English subtitles)

Since the dawn of time, humans have tended to form clans... thereby excluding strangers, enemies and anyone who is different. We may not exactly encourage them, but such attitudes become entrenched at a very early age. Radio-Canada followed an experiment in a primary school that shows just how quickly our young people can assimilate discrimination and all its dangerous repercussions. A ...
  • Added on: 10/01/2014
A Lesson in Discrimination: 10 Years Later
  • 2016
  • 00:40:57
  • 9-12

Enquête
A Lesson in Discrimination: 10 Years Later New

In 2006, a Grade 3 teacher in Quebec resorted to a drastic strategy to solve a persistent problem in her class. She subjected her 26 students to a “lesson in discrimination,” in the hope that experiencing it would help them understand the distress of students who are ostracized because they are different. The resulting documentary stunned television viewers in Canada ...
  • Added on: 12/14/2016
A New Campaign to Fight Bullying
  • 2010
  • 00:15:41
  • 13-14

News in Review - December 2010
A New Campaign to Fight Bullying

Bullying is a serious issue in many Canadian schools. In recent years, cyberbullying has only made the situation worse. This month, News in Review examines the scale of the problem in Canada. We’ll also explore a new viral campaign to reassure bullied kids that it does get better.
A Skill for Life (with English subtitles)
  • 2015
  • 00:45:42
  • 15-17

Documentary
A Skill for Life (with English subtitles)

In our societies, stress has become a scourge. It was long believed, and some still believe, that children are not affected by stress. In 1988 in Edmundston, New Brunswick, nurse Renée Guimond Plourde noted that her 6-year-old son, who was just starting school, was suffering from symptoms related to stress. In the absence of literature on the subject, parents, in ...
  • Added on: 01/21/2016
Aboriginal Education
  • 2013
  • 00:05:09
  • 13-14

Metro Morning
Aboriginal Education

Matt Galloway spoke with Martha Perry. She is the principal at St. Clement's School. The school has made it a priority to incorporate current aboriginal issues into their curriculum.
  • Added on: 02/13/2014
An Urban Aboriginal High School
  • 2013
  • 00:02:01
  • 13-14

CBC News Ottawa
An Urban Aboriginal High School

This CBC News report from Waubgeshig Rice introduces an Ottawa school that is finding out that flexibility and culture are crucial to turning out graduates. Vanessa Snowboy is one of 35 students enrolled at Ottawa’s Urban Aboriginal Alternate High School, run out of the Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa. She speaks Cree freely with other classmates who are also ...
  • Added on: 03/14/2014
Back to School in Afghanistan
  • 2002
  • 00:13:29
  • 13-14

News in Review - October 2002
Back to School in Afghanistan

Following the defeat of the Taliban regime in Afghanistan, schools were re-opened throughout the country, but with a difference. For the first time in five years women were allowed to teach in schools and girls of all ages were allowed to be pupils. A documentary piece by Carol Off on the revitalization of the Afghan educational system.
Back to School in Afghanistan
  • 2002
  • 00:22:54
  • 13-14

The National
Back to School in Afghanistan

Recently 1.5 million students went back to school in Afghanistan, in a country welcoming peace for the first time in years, but where images of war are still present in the classroom. The conditions are appalling, but the students are anxious for some kind of normal routine. Education is the government's number one post-war priority. But the big question is: ...
  • Added on: 06/14/2013