The history of residential schools that operated in Canada for 100 years is a sad reality of Canada and the impacts that it had on the survivors who attended the schools and the families, communities, culture and identity of First Nations, Métis and Inuit peoples. The following links are sensitive and provide historical and current perspectives and moving towards reconciliation. Teacher resources were also developed and hard copies could be ordered online through the respective website.
Where are the Children?
Inuit residential school experience
Metis residential school experience
The Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada: They Came for the Children
Note: PDF documents are located at http://www.legacyofhope.ca/