Education

Our educational offerings are in the spotlight here. These posts highlight the educational potential of our film collection, as well as specific ways in which our movies can be used in the classroom and beyond, including links to CAMPUS for subscribers.

Pete Clarkson Debris blog

Tsunami Debris Sparks Action and Creative Learning Opportunities for Students

Education

Inspire your students by following artist Pete Clarkson in his effort to make sense of the tsunami debris washing up on the shores of Canada.

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Revisit WWI’s History Through Rose’s Notebook (7/10)

Education

Discover Rose’s Notebook. This historical series follows Rose Dubois, a young French Canadian archivist. She describes her daily life and her thoughts as World War I is unfolding.

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Francophonie

Discover La Francophonie through 5 NFB Titles

Education

Mark the Rendez-vous de la Francophonie with this selection of titles that give teachers and students a newfound appreciation for the diversity of francophone voices across Canada.

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Uncover History of First World War With Rose’s Notebook (6/10)

Education

Discover Rose’s Notebook. This historical series follows Rose Dubois, a young French Canadian archivist. She describes her daily life and her thoughts as First World War is unfolding.

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Rose's Notebook_Emilien

Rose’s Notebook: a Diary to Revisit WWI’s History (5/10)

Education

Discover Rose’s Notebook. This historical series follows Rose Dubois, a young French Canadian archivist. She describes her daily life and her thoughts as World War I is unfolding.

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Roses Notebook_Ismael

Learn WWI’s History Through Rose’s Notebook (4/10)

Education

Discover Rose’s Notebook. This historical series follows Rose Dubois, a young French Canadian archivist. She describes her daily life and her thoughts as World War One is unfolding.

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Learning to give

Learning to Give Is a Gift Worth Sharing

Education

This holiday season, help your students or children increase their critical thinking and activate their social consciences by teaching them the importance of sharing and compassion.

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Revisit the History of WWI with Rose’s Notebook (3/10)

Education

Discover Rose’s Notebook. This historical series follows Rose Dubois, a young French Canadian archivist. She describes her daily life and her thoughts as World War I is unfolding.

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Blog Media Literacy

Media Literacy: The Key 21st-Century Competency

Education

For Media Literacy Week, we asked Carol Arcus to draw on NFB Education’s collection of films and resources to write a blog post on how to think critically about media technologies while using them in innovative ways.

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Rose's Notebook

Rose’s Notebook – Study World War I Differently (2/10)

Education

Discover Rose’s Notebook. This historical series follows Rose Dubois, a young French Canadian archivist. She describes her daily life and her thoughts as World War One is unfolding.

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Exploring mental health

Exploring Mental Health in the Classroom

Education

The NFB’s educational playlist of films on mental health can facilitate discussion with students and enhance your own professional and personal development. Discover our mental health resources.

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Impressions of China: NFB Restores McWilliams’ First Doc

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It was 1972, the month of May, and an adventurous group of high school students and teachers from Hamilton, Ontario, boarded an Asia-bound plane and quietly made history. At a time when western perceptions of Maoist China were shaped by Cold War politics, they became the first to visit the country since the 1949 communist revolution.

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