Canadian Geographic Education creates classroom materials, runs programs and works with teachers to raise geographic literacy and spark a lifelong curiosity about Canada among the country’s students.
Roberta Bondar, Jenni Sidey-Gibbons, and David Saint-Jacques (appearing via video link to the International Space Station) came together at the Canada Science and Technology Museum in Ottawa on Jan. 22 to mark the 27-year anniversary of Bondar's 1992 mission and to launch a new educational initiative called Exploring Earth. (Photo: Tanya Kirnishni/Canadian Geographic)
RCGS CEO John Geiger (far left) presents new copies of the Indigenous Peoples Atlas of Canada to (from left to right) AFN Alberta Regional Chief Marlene Poitras, Trustee Carla Smiley of Edmonton Catholic School District, Elder Betty Letendre, Métis Nation of Alberta President Audrey Poitras, Indigenous Relations Minister Richard Feehan, Education Minister David Eggen and Transportation Minister Brian Mason. (Photo: Amol Dhillon)