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The Cordillera: Aboriginal Peoples Teacher Centre


Web Links

These Web sites will provide you with background resources.



Web Links

Aboriginal Education

This Web page provides a pronunciation guide to Aboriginal names in the British Columbia sector of the Cordillera. The home page for this site is the Department of Aboriginal Education, part of the Ministry of Education in British Columbia. The site is also an excellent source of current information about Aboriginal issues in the province.

All About Yukon

This award-winning Web site, created by Carcross Community School in Yukon, provides a comprehensive look at the history of the territory, including a link to the history of the Tlingit Nation. Students can learn about many aspects of Yukon through a variety of text and photographs.

Indian and Northern Affairs

This is the official government Web site for the Department of Indian and Northern Affairs. The Kids' Stop is student-friendly and the links provide fact sheets, games, and other resources. In addition, there are links to other useful sites as well as to classroom activities.