Alberta government makes the Indigenous Peoples Atlas of Canada available to all students province-wide
Posted on Friday, January 18, 2019
The Government of Alberta has taken another step toward honouring its
commitment to the recommendations of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission by providing all
Alberta students with educational resources that reflect the perspectives of First Nations, Métis and Inuit. The province has purchased 1,600 copies of Canadian Geographic’s Indigenous Peoples Atlas of Canada, an excellent teaching resource that will provide both teachers and students ...
Jill Heinerth, RCGS Explorer-in-Residence, visits Thunder Bay to share exploration techniques with students
Posted on Wednesday, January 16, 2019
Canada’s Jill Heinerth is one of the world’s top marine explorers and holds the record for going farther into deep underwater caves than any woman in history. Heinerth, the Royal Canadian Geographical Society’s Explorer-in-Residence, will be visiting St. Martin School and a number of schools in the area to share what it takes to become a modern-day explorer. Heinerth’s curiosity, technical prowess, and fearlessness have taken her inside Antarctic ...
Get your tickets for the Toronto GeoGala
Posted on Thursday, January 10, 2019
The Royal Canadian Geographical Society is thrilled to announce its second annual fundraising gala will be held in Toronto on February 28, 2019.
Previously the Sights, Sounds and Tastes of Canada, our fundraiser has been renamed GeoGala, and promises Torontonians an unforgettable evening showcasing the best of Canada. The Society would be delighted to count you among those in attendance.
Listen to Explorer-in-Residence George Kourounis share ...