Category Archives: Residential School

Should Davin School Change its Name?

CBC Radio’s Sheila Coles interviews Dr. Marc Spooner, University of Regina, on the topic of changing the name of Davin School in Regina, due to Nicolas Flood Davin’s hidden legacy demonstrated in his derogatory comments in the Davin Report, which promoted residential schools for Indigenous children and provided the model for the Residential School System in Canada.

Public Discussion about Controversial Names on Blue Sky:

Garnet’s Journey: From Truth to Reconciliation

A Great Education Resource!

See GARNETS JOURNEY.COM where you will meet Garnet Angeconeb––an Aboriginal man who has survived a long journey––from the trap line to residential school, to city life––all in the past six decades. On this site, Garnet will tell you stories from his life, in his own voice, in about 30 brief videos, plus one 21-minute biography. It’s like reading a book, except in this case the author is speaking to you.