Who were the Famous Five? Who was Canada's first woman MP?
Most high school students respond with a blank stare.
The heroic stories of women in Canada’s history – women who worked hard for those without rights – are curiously absent from the textbooks. Where are the role models for young girls (and boys)?
Teachers committed to covering government and politics in social studies are frustrated by this omission and their lack of resources to remedy the problem.
is historical storytelling by students for students as
they look to the past to propel women into the future.
This series of interactive classroom workshops is fun, accessible, creative, informative and inspiring!