This education guide provides many key reference points, a timeline and discussion questions about the experiences of Black Canadians. There are also references to the Lawrence Hill novel Book of Negroes.
Every year Canadians are invited to commemorate the legacy of Black Canadians, past and present, during Black History Month. Scroll down the page to access videos about key events and people in Canada's history.
This is a wonderful series of interviews with children's/YA author Christopher Paul Curtis, author of Bud, not Buddy and Elijah of Buxton. Listen to Curtis talk about becoming a writer, the writer's life and his own favourite authors.
These resources explore diversity representation in media, including Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, queer and religion. You will find resources for both parents and teachers.
This tutorial examines how entertainment and news media represent diversity and the impact these media portrayals can have on the value we place on individuals and groups in society. There are several lesson plans about the media and cultural diversity to explore.