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Have an Intellectual Night In With the Best Documentaries on Netflix

Whether or not history is doomed to repeat itself, there is always something valuable to learn from the past. Thanks to Netflix, finding information …

Royal Family

What Separating Migrant Families at the Border Actually Looks Like

Trump's inhumane border policy is tearing families apart and traumatizing children.<p>Earlier this month, when Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced plans to prosecute “100 percent” of migrants illegally crossing the Mexican border, it became official US policy to routinely separate children from …

Immigration

In Canada, Truth and Reconciliation Starts with Educating Ourselves and Our Kids

At <i>Maclean’s</i>, Bonnie Schiedel writes on how Canadians, and parents in particular, need to first educate themselves, and then their children on …

Residential Schools

What Makes a School Library Good? An Action Research Casebook Study

<b>Black: The standards, or desired outcomes</b> <b>Red: Does not meet standard</b> <b>Blue: Progress toward meeting standard</b><b>Green: Meets standard</b><p><b>State school library</b> …

'This is the start of everything': Cree-based education focus of landmark Maskwacis agreement

Maskwacis — Four central Alberta First Nations celebrated a landmark education agreement with the federal government to create a new education …

The 7 Best Ab Exercises That Are All Over Pinterest

Want a stronger core? Pin these charts.<p>Temperatures are rising, and it’s about time to break out the bathing suit. And while achieving a so-called …

A Cross-Curricular Approach to Reconciliation in Education

How do you promote equity and inspire social justice as an educator when you're not in a social studies or humanities classroom - or in a classroom …

Rohingya advocates urge Ottawa to consider resettling Muslim refugees

When more than half a million Rohingya fled their villages in Myanmar last year and crossed into Bangladesh by foot and by boat, Anwar Arkani’s three sisters were among them.<p>Mr. Arkani, who came to Canada in 1998 after living as a refugee for a decade in Bangladesh and Thailand, knows that the …

Trudeau says Canada will apologize for turning away ship of Jewish refugees in 1939 | The Star

The March of the Living program has seen thousands of Holocaust survivors and others travel to Poland to honour the memory of the six million Jews …

Canada will formally apologize for turning away Jewish refugees fleeing Nazi Germany: Trudeau

TORONTO — Canada will formally apologize for turning away a boat full of Jewish refugees fleeing Nazi Germany in 1939, resulting in scores of them …

Shock and awe: Is Childish Gambino's This is America video art or simply commercial provocation?

Extreme shock tactic or poetic licence? Childish Gambino debuted the video for his new single <i>This is America</i> over the weekend, but the provocative …

Full Comment: Demands for a papal apology border on anti-Catholic bigotry

<b>By Mario Silva</b>As a former member of Parliament, I’ve viewed with alarm the recent call from the New Democratic Party’s federal caucus, apparently …

Ta-Nehisi Coates: Kanye West wants the “freedom to be proud and ignorant”

The Atlantic writer says West is distancing himself from blackness — and the community that fueled his rise.<p>Kanye West has been on a roll for the past few weeks, tweeting about his support of right-wing figures, declaring his love for President Donald Trump, and arguing that slavery was a …

White privilege and an exploration of uncomfortable truths | The Star

<i>Green</i>: On a macro level, unfortunately, it’s the way particular groups are treated by the police versus others. The CBC just came out with their own …

Shattering the myth of 'Canada the Good'

Migrant labour programmes expose the colonial construction of a country seen by many as tolerant of diversity.<p>Many like to think of Canada as being "tolerant of diversity", a champion of human rights and a land of opportunity for those willing to work hard and play by the rules, which are presumed …

5 ways to get the most out of the library (and your librarian)

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Why it's hard to get South Sudan's former child soldiers back to school

More than 200 child soldiers have been freed from armed groups in South Sudan. The 112 boys and 95 girls, all under the age of 18, took part in a …

Our school librarians worthy of praise, celebration

Every day, dozens of K-12 school librarians in the Gallatin Valley teach our students how to effectively find and use information. They teach …

Sustainable design, second-hand clothes: How you can become a conscious fashion shopper

<i>Reduce, Reuse and Rethink is a CBC News series about recycling. We're looking at why our communities are at a turning point and exploring ways to</i> …

Texas 8th-graders asked to list positives of slavery

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — A San Antonio charter school has apologized after a teacher asked students in an eighth grade American history class to list the …

School Libraries and Makerspaces: Can They Coexist?

Similar Yet Distinct<p>Makerspaces and libraries are sites of informal learning.<p>In the constructivist sense, libraries facilitate constructing knowledge …

Fair dealing not to blame for publishers’ losses, education groups tells MPs

Education groups told MPs today that updates to federal copyright laws in 2012 which expanded fair dealing provisions to include educational purposes …

A Day in the Life of Douma, Syria: Pictures

Why school librarians matter: What years of research tell us

<i>When schools have high-quality library programs and librarians who share their expertise with the entire school community, student achievement gets a</i> …

Can we really teach 'Indigenizing' courses online?

On April 16, Canadians — and internet users around the world — have the opportunity to participate in “Indigenous Canada,” a Massive Open Online …

The Power of a School Library Hashtag

Social media offers almost limitless opportunities to connect with people all around the world. But how do we know where to go to find people with …

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Guide for Selecting Anti-Bias Children's Books

Guide for Selecting Anti-Bias Children’s Books<p>By Louise Derman-Sparks<i>Based on “Ten Quick Ways to Analyze Children’s Books for Racism and Sexism.”</i> …

How To Teach Students To Research Without Google

How To Teach Students To Research Without Google by Jane Healey, Ph.D Inquiry-based learning is one of the current buzz phrases, meaning students …

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