Indigenous Perspectives Society

Understanding History

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In this three hour workshop, participants learn an overview of colonization history in Canada from first contact to the social impact of residential schools on the lives of Indigenous peoples.

Workshop Outcomes:

  • Develop clear understanding of Residential School history
  • Understand the continued impacts of colonization when working with Indigenous children, youth, and families
  • Understand the inter-generational impacts from the loss of traditional culture experienced by Indigenous peoples
  • Identify social location, decolonization, and the role of the Indigenous ally

Length:  3 hours

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For more information contact:
Alesha Hayes
T: 250.857.4962
E: aleshah@ipsociety.ca