The National Canada's Social Safety Net: In Hard Times (Part 2 of 4)

The program examines some new ways of helping people in economically hard times. Canada's social safety net has stretched beyond the expectations of those who originally conceived it. The current economy has created a great need for the aid of unemployment insurance and welfare, but that need outweighs available resources. Peter Mansbridge leads an analysis of the options government may ...
  • 1993
  • 00:27:29
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

The National Canadians Lack Knowledge of War

Canadians may consider the First World War important. But they don't necessarily know many facts about it.
  • 2016
  • 00:03:24
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 01/12/2017

News in Review - December 1997 Cole Harbour: A Racial Divide

Long-standing racial tensions surface again in the Maritimes community of Coal Harbour, where the high school is dealing with yet another explosion of violence.
  • 1997
  • 00:13:36
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 12/15/1997

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News in Review - November 2011 Coping with the Stress of Graduation

Going to school for the first time can be a nervous time for many students, but so can graduating. There are academic pressures, and financial ones, and sometimes they can be unbearable. In this News in Review story we’ll look at the class of 2011 in one Canadian school and at a new program designed to help students cope with ...
  • 2011
  • 00:15:40
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 11/15/2011

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The Current Could Pay-What-You-Can Tuition Work in Canada?

Many Canadian students scrape together thousands of dollars in loans, grants and savings for tuition fees... and still deal with crushing debt after graduation. People who've endured it successfully might say it's a rite of passage, or a good hard lesson in money management. But the State of Oregon thinks students may benefit from different rites and different lessons. It's ...
  • 2013
  • 00:22:55
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 11/25/2013

News in Review - December 2017 Crisis on Campus: Mental Health Demands Surge

There’s an increasing demand for mental health services on college and university campuses across Canada. That’s because the latest statistics show that one in five post-secondary students suffers from some kind of mental health issue. It can range from feeling overwhelmed to depression and suicidal thoughts. The number of students seeking counselling is multiplying so fast, colleges and universities are ...
  • 2017
  • 00:12:48
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 12/20/2017

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Curio.ca Tutorials Curio.ca Tutorial: Account Configuration and Statistics

Curio.ca offers a wide array of original content in English and French, as well as sophisticated tools that allow you to manage and track your group’s viewing experience. Our tutorials were specially crafted to help you better navigate through the platform while discovering the more complex functionalities available to you. This Account Configuration and Statistics tutorial presents the steps on how to ...
  • 2015
  • 00:04:03
  • General
  • Added on: 08/26/2015

Curio.ca Tutorials Curio.ca Tutorial: Global Overview

Curio.ca offers a wide array of original content in English and French, as well as sophisticated tools that allow you to manage and track your group’s viewing experience. Our tutorials were specially crafted to help you better navigate through the platform while discovering the more complex functionalities available to you. This General Overview tutorial presents the basic tools of the platform.
  • 2015
  • 00:03:21
  • General
  • Added on: 09/01/2015

Curio.ca Tutorials Curio.ca Tutorial: Sharing Content and Using Playlists

Curio.ca offers a wide array of original content in English and French, as well as sophisticated tools that allow you to manage and track your group’s viewing experience. Our tutorials were specially crafted to help you better navigate through the platform while discovering the more complex functionalities available to you. Playlists and content sharing are key features of your new ...
  • 2015
  • 00:02:19
  • General
  • Added on: 09/23/2015

The National D-Day 70: Juno Beach Inspires Teacher

Neil Orford is one of those high school teachers you don't forget. But it is Juno Beach he wants students to remember. He is deeply committed to that place and that moment when Canadian troops landed on what will always be remembered as D-Day. "I think Juno Beach is a sacred piece of Canadian territory in another land," says the ...
  • 2014
  • 00:03:11
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 08/18/2014