Women's Rights and Feminism

Women's Rights and Feminism

March 8 is International Women's Day. This collection looks at the history of feminism and the fight for women's rights in Canada and around the world.

#StandForCanada Youth Challenge highlights

#StandForCanada Youth Challenge highlights

In 2017, to mark Canada's 150th and explore the theme of what it means to live in Canada, we hosted the #StandForCanada contest. Here are some of the highlights of entries received from K-12 classes ...

A Celebration of the Holiday Season

A Celebration of the Holiday Season

A collection of feel-good stories to get you in the spirit of the holidays!

The First Page

The First Page

The First Page is a brand new creative writing challenge for students in Grades 7 to 12, created by CBC Books. What's the challenge? CBC Books wants students to write the first page of an ...

Canada: The Story of Us plus roundtable discussions

Canada: The Story of Us plus roundtable discussions

This collection pairs the 10-part Canada: The Story of Us series with five Facebook Live roundtables that accompanied the original series broadcast and broadened the national conversation on important themes in Canadian history.

Indigenous Youth

Indigenous Youth

This collection takes a closer look at the hopes, experiences and challenges of Indigenous youth in Canada today. Among the topics examined are cultural identity, community engagement, education, the environment and relations with law enforcement.

The LGBTQ+ experience in Canada

The LGBTQ+ experience in Canada

From the court battles of the past to the growing awareness of gender identity issues today, the stories in this collection highlight some of the challenges and realities within LGBTQ+ communities in Canada today.

Contemporary Indigenous Voices

Contemporary Indigenous Voices

This collection focuses on cultural awareness, traditional knowledge and the contemporary challenges facing Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples across Canada as we begin to explore reconciliation together. The collection touches on issues like adapting to climate ...