host picture

Bookmark and Share

The future of First Nations education

(courtesy CBC)

Educators have long been trying to solve the puzzle of how to improve education outcomes for aboriginal children, especially when only 41 per cent of native children graduate from high school across Canada.

B.C. is inching ahead with just over 53 per cent of aboriginal students graduating in 2011.

Some school districts boast graduation rates higher than the provincial average.

As part of our education series, Daybreak's Christina Low looks at First Nations education.

Download Flash Player to view this content.

Comments on this story are moderated according to our Submission Guidelines. Comments are welcome while open. We reserve the right to close comments at any time.

Submission Policy

Note: The CBC does not necessarily endorse any of the views posted. By submitting your comments, you acknowledge that CBC has the right to reproduce, broadcast and publicize those comments or any part thereof in any manner whatsoever. Please note that comments are moderated and published according to our submission guidelines.