The National Standing Rock

Demonstrators remain to protest Donald Trump's approval of the Dakota Access pipeline, but Standing Rock Sioux Tribe leaders want to move the fight to the courts.
  • 2017
  • 00:02:16
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/16/2017

The Nature of Things Stephen Lewis, the Man Who Couldn't Sleep

On December 31st, 2006, Stephen Lewis's tenure as UN Special Envoy for HIV/AIDS in Africa came to an end. For five and a half years, he crisscrossed Africa and the world at breakneck speed. His crammed schedule has included endless speeches and high-level meetings with presidents, UN officials and anyone who will listen to his impassioned please for Africa. He's ...
  • 2006
  • 00:45:02
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

CBC News Manitoba Students use math to make street crossing safer New

Grade 11 students in Winnipeg took their lessons into the real world with a project to help classmates cross a busy street. In the last five years there have been over 100 collisions involving pedestrians at two crosswalks near their school. Can their math skills solve this problem?
  • 2017
  • 00:01:52
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 02/15/2018

Definitely Not the Opera Swimming to Freedom: The Incredible Story of Yahya Samatar Classroom Favourites

How far would you go for freedom? As the refugee crisis continues to grip the world's attention, DNTO dedicates an episode to one man's harrowing journey from Somalia to the banks of Manitoba's Red River.
  • 2015
  • 00:54:01
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 10/07/2015

News in Review - February 2007 Taking the Right To Play to Ethiopia

Right To Play is an international humanitarian organization trying to create a healthier and safer world for children. It uses athletes to help set up sport and play programs in some of the world's poorest countries. In this News in Review story we'll travel to Ethiopia with Canadian Olympic star Clara Hughes. We'll show you what the organization is trying to do ...
  • 2007
  • 00:16:28
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/15/2007

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The National Teacher's Challenge: Seven Days in a Struggling School

Prince Rupert’s Roosevelt Park Elementary School recently found itself at the bottom of the list in the Fraser Institute’s ranking of BC elementary schools. In response, principal Steve Riley invites Mark Kelley to take a closer look at his troubled school. In his short tenure, Mark comes up against some tough questions. In a primarily First Nations community with severe ...
  • 2006
  • 00:25:34
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

News in Review - December 2006 Teaching Children How to Care

If we want to make the world a better and more peaceful place we need to care about each other. We need to understand the feelings of other people, and why such things as cruelty and bullying are bad. In this News in Review story we’ll look at a program called Roots of Empathy. It teaches children in some Canadian ...
  • 2006
  • 00:11:42
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 12/15/2006

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News in Review - May 1996 Teen Road Deaths: A Survivor Pays Penance

The controversial sentence received by a teen who killed two of his friends in an alcohol-related accident and his personal account of his agonies as a survivor form the backdrop for this story.
  • 1996
  • 00:11:09
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/15/1996

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News in Review - October 2011 Terry Fox: Remembering a Canadian Hero

It’s been 30 years since Terry Fox died in a British Columbia hospital, one month short of his 23rd birthday and nine months after he was forced to give up his cross-Canada run to raise money for cancer research. In this News in Review story we’ll look at his legendary run and his enduring legacy.
  • 2011
  • 00:15:05
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 10/15/2011

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News in Review - October 2007 The Act That Made Us Canadian

In Summer 2007 ceremonies were held to mark the 60th anniversary of the Canadian Citizenship Act. Before that Act in 1947, both native-born and naturalized citizens in this country were considered British, not Canadian. In this News in Review story we’ll look back at that historic day and meet the first person to be born a Canadian. We’ll also meet ...
  • 2007
  • 00:14:25
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 10/15/2007

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