Ottawa-appointed chair of blue-ribbon education panel says proposed First Nations Education Act falls short

For weeks Scott Haldane led a panel across the country talking to people about how to fix First Nations education. The former chair of a joint panel looking into First Nations education says the government proposed legislation falls short of what recommended.

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For weeks Scott Haldane led a panel across the country talking to people about how to fix First Nations education.

Earlier this month Canada released a proposed bill that was supposed to be based on Haldane’s report.

The former chair of a joint panel looking into First Nations education says the government proposed legislation falls short of what recommended.

APTN’s Delaney Windigo has more

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