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06/07/17

Children’s Festival Fun

This year’s version of the PotashCorp Children’s Festival of Saskatchewan was blessed with ideal sunny and warm conditions for the most part, which was a welcome change from years past for organizers. Utilizing Kinsmen Park as its new home for… +Read More
06/07/17

Indigenous graduation rates continue to lag, Sask. auditor report shows

Report singles out Living Sky School Division, says more work needs to be done on engagement A report from Saskatchewan’s provincial auditor says more work needs to be done to engage First Nations and Métis students. According to the auditor’s latest report… +Read More
06/01/17

Indspire Cross-Canada tour showcasing successful Aboriginal students makes stop in Saskatoon

A group of successful Aboriginal post-graduate students are hoping their stories of success will motivate other Indigenous youths. Three Youth Laureates of the Indigenous-led Indspire program are currently on a Cross Canada tour to promote Indigenous education. Indspire is a… +Read More
05/29/17

Students celebrate first opening during Riverside Aboriginal Arts Festival

A group of budding artists and poets celebrated the opening of their first show Thursday afternoon. Grade 5 and 8 students from Riverside Public School spent much of the spring working closely with professional artists and poets to produce work… +Read More
05/23/17

Manitoba school’s powwow club teaches dance, culture, reconciliation

With music, regalia and a lot of fun, a powwow club in a school just outside Winnipeg is bringing reconciliation into the classroom. The West St. Paul School club is only in its second year but student involvement has nearly doubled and… +Read More
05/18/17

Arbos awards recognize trio of female educators for their efforts

This year’s recipients of the Arbos awards not only encompass all facets of education, but they also prove the adage that every educator brings something different to the profession, even if their overall aim is unquestionably similar. Sonja Susut and… +Read More
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