Founded in Culture – Strategies to Promote Early Learning Among First Nations Children in Ontario

Report in English for service providers : policy, research and strategies to support early learning of First Nations children. (2011)


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This report provides background information on First Nation early learning in Ontario. It includes:

  • population statistics;
  • federal and provincial policy initiatives;
  • statistics on factors affecting First Nation early learning (provided from two national surveys);
  • general information on the goals of mainstream and First Nation early learning programs; and
  • suggested strategies to support early learning.

The purpose of this resource is to:

  • review the areas of policy and research that have been undertaken for First Nations children (from birth to age 6) living in Ontario; and
  • identify strategies that support early learning for service providers who work with parents/caregivers of First Nations children.