K-12 Institute : Educator Resources

Use the filters below to search a variety of resources to enhance your practice including lesson plans, documentaries, reports, educational supports and Indigenous resources.

Challenges and tips for Indigenous post-secondary students

Q&A: What challenges do Indigenous post-secondary students face? What are some helpful tips? Our panel talks about the obstacles and offers advice on how best to navigate post-secondary institutions.

Protecting our Sacred Water | Supporting First Nations, Métis and Inuit Youth to make Positive Changes in their Communities: A Guide for Educators and Youth Program Facilitators

This resource helps educators and youth program facilitators bring education for sustainable development to their students/youth in a transformative way through action projects.

Open Source Psychometrics Project

This website provides a collection of interactive personality tests with detailed results that can be taken for personal entertainment or to learn more about personality assessment.

Career Navigator quizzes | Government of Canada

Plan your career with the Career Navigator quizzes! Take 3 career-oriented quizzes or 3 self-assessment quizzes and get to know yourself better.

Take a Career Quiz | Government of Ontario

Take this simple quiz to identify your strengths, and in about ten minutes you’ll get a list of ten jobs that may be a good fit for you.

Learning from Knowledge Keepers of Mi’kma’ki

Cape Breton University’s first free, online, open-access, share-with-the world Indigenous course. Learn about the rich history, culture, and wisdom of Indigenous peoples in Mi’kma’ki and across Canada.

Understanding Indigenous Perspectives – Learning Modules

The University of Toronto - Ontario Institute for Studies in Education created this resource to support and inspire educators and future teachers to gain a deeper understanding of Indigenous perspectives and an appreciation of how Indigenous knowledge and worldviews can assist all learners in their educational journey.

Indigenous Canada

Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) that explores Indigenous histories and contemporary issues in Canada. From an Indigenous perspective, this course explores key issues facing Indigenous peoples today from a historical and critical perspective highlighting national and local Indigenous-settler relations.

Promising Practices in Supporting Success for Indigenous Students

The study seeks to identify promising practices and policies that are effectively supporting the well-being, participation, engagement and achievement in education of Indigenous Students.