Reconciliation with Kade Ferris

“Learn About” Questions What efforts have indigenous communities and non-indigenous communities been making toward reconciliation? What are the challenges in achieving reconciliation? “Learn From” Questions Have I experienced worrying about what other people think? How has that impacted me? Are there people or situations in my life that might benefit from the process of reconciliation?…

What Stories Teach Us with Kade Ferris

“Learn About” Questions What is a Windigo? What is the Matee Rebellion of 1885? What is a “counter-narrative”? How do movements like Black Lives Matter and #MMIW (Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women) impact society’s understanding of issues that affect people of color? “Learn From” Questions What are some of my favorite stories from my childhood?…

Cultural Identity with Kade Ferris

“Learn About” Questions What is the Relocation Act of 1956? How did it influence Native American’s cultural identity? What technological resources are available in my community to help me learn about my culture and other cultures in my area or around the world? “Learn From” Questions What culture do I identify the most closely with?…

Sharing Cultural Knowledge with Kade Ferris

“Learn About” Questions Where can I go in my community to learn about aspects of my culture if I don’t have someone who is able to teach me? In what ways can I help improve my community? “Learn From” Questions Who are the people in my life who have modeled cultural practices and values for…

Introduction with Kade Ferris

“Learn About” Questions Does my community have a department of natural resources? What kinds of initiatives do they have in my community? “Learn From” Questions Who are my parents and grandparents? Or, who has stepped into the role of parent or grandparent if my biological family was unable to? Is it important to have an…