As our students, teachers, parents and caregivers prepare for a return to classrooms across Treaty 4 territory, Treaty Education Alliance offers its support and resources to help make the transition as safe and welcoming as possible for all.

Returning to the Classroom

2020 School Kick-Off Sessions

On August 28, 2020, Treaty Education Alliance hosted a full day or workshops centred around a safe and mindful return to our classrooms.

Save the Date – School Kickoff

Treaty Education Alliance is welcoming back educators with a full day of workshops on Friday, August 28th, 2020.


Our Smallest Warriors, Our Strongest Medicine – Overcoming COVID-19

“Our Smallest Warriors, Our Strongest Medicine – Overcoming COVID-19” is a book written for Indigenous (American Indian, Alaska Native, First Nations, Métis, and Inuit) children affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. “Our Smallest Warriors, Our Strongest Medicine – Overcoming COVID-19” should be read by a parent, caregiver, or teacher alongside a child, or a small group […]

COVID-19 Bulletin to First Nations in Saskatchewan

As with any other communicable disease in First Nations communities in Saskatchewan, public health follow-up and management of COVID-19 cases and contacts is coordinated by Indigenous Services Canada for south and central First Nations communities and by the Northern Inter-tribal Health Authority (NITHA) for the northern First Nations communities. Click here to view the full […]

A Letter from Our Board of Directors

April 17, 2020 — The challenges we face today are like no other we have faced in this generation. The pandemic has forced our families into isolation, apart from each other, until the danger has passed. For our people, who draw strength from one another, this is a very difficult time and it is especially […]

Assessment Cycle – Cancelled for Spring of 2020

As a result of the COVID-19 disruptions to the educational school year in Saskatchewan, all planned collection of assessment data for the spring of 2020 is cancelled.

Indigenous Services – Calls for Proposals and Community Funding

You will find below the links to the calls for proposals for the $15M under the Indigenous Community Support Fund

Distributing Learning Materials

The Ministry of Education is aware that not all students have access to technology to continue their education during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Feds launch ‘Canada COVID-19’ app to educate on coronavirus

OTTAWA — The federal government has launched a new app that aims to provide Canadians with the most up-to-date information on the COVID-19 pandemic.

Update on Funding for First Nations

Over the last week, Indigenous Services Canada has fielded a number of questions about the provision of funding to our partner organizations, and how it will be impacted by current events.

A Letter to Principals and Teachers

We know it is a trying time right now. The team at Treaty Education Alliance continues to work to support the educational needs of your students. With your support, we will continue to provide quality professional services and resources to help keep you, and your students on a positive learning journey in these challenging times.

COVID-19: First Nations Community Guide on Accessing Additional Supports

Indigenous Services Canada (ISC) is working closely with First Nation partners, the Public Health Agency of Canada, other departments such as Heath Canada, Public Safety as well as provincial and territorial counterparts to protect the health and safety of First Nations and support First Nations communities in responding to the public health crisis resulting from the novel COVID-19.

Addressing urgent needs in Indigenous communities related to COVID-19

The health, safety and well-being of all people in Canada, including First Nations, Inuit and Métis, is and will remain a top priority for all. Canada recognizes that First Nation, Inuit and Métis are among the most vulnerable, and that during this crisis, in particular, those in remote and fly-in only parts of the country […]