First Nation school for the Yukon
The Yukon is the only jurisdiction in Canada that doesn't have a First Nation school. But it does have high absenteeism among First Nation students and a falling achievement rate. Those are some of things Melanie Bennett discovered while researching her master's thesis. She told Yukon chiefs a First Nation school would be the answer. Bennett spoke to the CBC's Leonard Linklater about that idea.
Click below to hear their conversation.