Black Star Square

Black Star Square

On March 6, 1957, the Gold Coast became Ghana, the first country in sub-Saharan Africa to emerge from colonialism, and the first ripple in a great wave of independence that swept Africa. Ideas producer Dave Redel lived ...

Canada: A People's History

Canada: A People's History Must-See

The complete landmark documentary series follows events from pre-history to 1990. Charting the country's past, this series chronicles the rise and fall of empires, the clash of great armies and epoch-making rebellions. The vibrant story ...

Canada: Above and Beyond – 100 Years of Aviation

Canada: Above and Beyond – 100 Years of Aviation

This exciting four-part documentary series commemorates the centenary of flight in Canada. It salutes not only the courage and the determination of those who participated in the 100-year odyssey of aviation in Canada, but also ...

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.

Canadian History: Our Evolving Identity

Canadian History: Our Evolving Identity

Since the earliest days of contact between Indigenous peoples and the first European arrivals, the country that came to be known as Canada has been shaped by an ongoing – and safe to say, imperfect ...

Canadian Icons

Canadian Icons

Putting together a list of Canadian icons is a big task, but our archives are deep and varied!

Canadian Parliamentary Democracy

Canadian Parliamentary Democracy Must-See

This collection presents an overview of Canada's parliamentary system. Students will gain insight into the role of Members of Parliament and the basic structure and functions of the House of Commons and Senate.We also examine ...

CBC Podcasts in Class

CBC Podcasts in Class

New from CBC, Podcasts in Class is a way for teachers to bring podcasts into their classrooms, with custom-made lesson plans, slides, handouts, homework and even videos featuring our hosts. These curriculum packages, written and ...