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.


Walking Together: Education For Reconciliation Alberta Teachers’ Association

Resources, workshops and professional development opportunities created to ensure teachers are ready to meet the foundational knowledge of First Nations, Métis and Inuit as outlined in Alberta Education’s Teaching Quality Standards. Also an Indspire Successful Practice.

Office of the Treaty Commissioner We are All Treaty People – Education

Visit this section to access K-12 educational material, download/order resources, book a speaker, attend a workshop or learn about reconciliation in the work place.

Office of the Treaty Commissioner We are All Treaty People

Works to make sure people have a good understanding of treaties, the treaty relationship and reconciliation, through the education system, livelihood training, offering a speakers bureau, holding events and sharing the stories of people’s call to action.

Secret Path Lesson Plans – Manitoba Teachers’ Society

The MTS assembled a group of Indigenous and non-Indigenous teachers from across the province to discuss and explore the Secret Path; and to create lesson and unit plans to support the use of this resource for the teaching about Residential schools in Manitoba classrooms.

Reconciliation is All of Us

First Nations Child & Family Caring Society resource that outlines 7 ways to take peaceful and respectful actions to help make a better Canada for Indigenous children and their families.

Project of Heart

Project of Heart” is an inquiry based, hands-on, collaborative, inter-generational, artistic journey of seeking truth about the history of Aboriginal people in Canada.

National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation

The permanent home for all statements, documents, and other materials gathered by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada.

Orange Shirt Day Lesson Plans – The Manitoba Teachers’ Society

Orange Shirt Day is held every September 30th to honour residential school survivors. Access lesson plans and resources for your classroom.

ETFO Building a Just Society – First Nations, Métis and Inuit

A compiled collection of online FNMI education resources including material developed by ETFO for ETFO members as well as other relevant resources developed by other FNMI organizations, affiliated allies, and archives from the Spirit Horse arts-based initiative.