Residential Schools

 First Nations Perspective of the Environment

 Residential Schools.

​Elder Armand McArthur describes life as a student at an Indian Residential school to students at Arcola School. Principal Kevin Hengen presented the Government of Canada's official apology to former residents of Indian Residential Schools to Armand following the presentation.

Read the Official Statement of Apology

 The Environment

Armand Macarthur talks about the role of plants and a traditional view on medicine in First Nations culture during a visit to Yellow Grass School. He continues the presentation discussing the seven sacred teachings, some traditional ceremonies and the environment.