Reports and Key Documents

Auditor General of Canada, Programs for First Nations on Reserves, 2011
Auditor General report describing the gap between the quality of government programs and services for First Nations people and other Canadians.

Aboriginal Affairs, Special Education National Program Guidelines, 2002 (marked up)
Aboriginal Affairs’ Original (2002) Guidelines for the Special Education Program.

Aboriginal Affairs, Special Education National Program Guidelines, 2011 (marked up)
Aboriginal Affairs’ 2011 Guidelines for the Special Education Program.

OPSBA Letter re Inadequate Funding for First Nations Special Education, 2006
Letter from the President of the Ontario Public School Boards’ Association noting that the “per pupil amount approach to funding for special education adopted by INAC does not reflect the incidence of high needs or the costs of particular supports, including educational assistants, that some students need.”