Faulty and incomplete’: Treaty Six Chiefs, Alberta Metis demand UCP rewrite new curriculum – CTV News

Faulty and incomplete’: Treaty Six Chiefs, Alberta Metis demand UCP rewrite new curriculum – CTV News

by ahnationtalk on April 1, 2021154 Views

EDMONTON — Leaders from two of Alberta’s most prominent Indigenous groups criticized the UCP government for its recent rewrite of the elementary school curriculum Wednesday.

Both the Metis Nation of Alberta (MNA) and The Confederacy of Treaty No. 6 Chiefs are calling for the curriculum to be redone, and they want a seat at that table.

In an evening press release, The Confederacy of Treaty No. 6 Chiefs called the new draft curriculum a, “Eurocentric, American-focused, Christian-dominant narrative” and argued it “perpetuates rather than addresses systemic racism.”

Read More: https://edmonton.ctvnews.ca/faulty-and-incomplete-treaty-six-chiefs-alberta-metis-demand-ucp-rewrite-new-curriculum-1.5370772

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