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hands holding up the earth

Don’t let another Earth Month pass without critically reflecting on the contribution you can make to our planet.

we are water illustration

Noting the interconnectedness of climate justice and social justice, Kim Fry argues for solutions and economies that have a human- and nature-centred approach to development.

graphic of male and female silhouettes with speech bubbles indicating a conversation about gender

On this year’s day of pink (or on any given day in your classroom) consider challenging your class to spend at least one full day erasing the forced gender binary from all spoken and written speech by using gender-neutral language.

people standing in the snow examining animal tracks

Gina Marucci proposes encouraging a love and stewardship of nature by learning about animal tracks.

Emily Chan and Maria Hupfield

Emily Chan writes about how she collaborated with Indigenous artist Maria Hupfield and Jumblies Theatre to teach her students about treaties and Canada’s aboriginal and settler history.

hands holding up the earth

Don’t let another Earth Month pass without critically reflecting on the contribution you can make to our planet.

portrait of author and activist Naomi Klein

Meeting the crisis of climate change with the urgency it demands: Izida Zorde in conversation with author and activist Naomi Klein.

young teens, adults and a police officer sitting at boardroom table having discussion

For a period of time Bancroft was a manufacturing hub, with an industry that contributed more than one million dollars a month in wages. This came to an end when a stagnating economy led to facilities closing up sites, which now sit abandoned.

students in gymnasium mimicking teacher who has her hands in the air

Creating a school wide program that integrates equity, character values and social justice.

infographic of unemployment and poverty statistics

Natasha Henry reviews the recently released Sankofa Collection, a trailblazing anthology of Black history with a focus on the Canadian context.

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