'Don't start at residential schools. Start before that'

To move forward in reconciliation, students need to learn both colonial and pre-colonial history — and there are natural spots from kindergarten through Grade 12 where teachers can introduce these lessons, says Bobbie-Jo Leclair, a vice-principal in Indigenous education for the Louis Riel School Division.

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