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Thursday, February 4 • 10:15am - 11:15am
Sixty Seconds Worth of History: Canada’s Past Through the Heritage Minutes.

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Since their inception in 1991, millions of Canadians have watched and learned about important and often forgotten key events in our past through the Minutes.  As the President and CEO of Historica Canada, Anthony Wilson-Smith is responsible for their subject choices and production.  He’ll take the audience behind the scenes to talk about their making, why they’re so popular, how they tackle the tackle the ‘revisiting’ of history – and ways in which educators can apply them.

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Anthony Wilson-Smith

ANTHONY WILSON-SMITH is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Historica Canada, the national historical organization known for their iconic Heritage Minutes. Under Wilson-Smith’s leadership, their programs reached nearly 28 million Canadians last year alone. His storied... Read More →

Thursday February 4, 2021 10:15am - 11:15am MST
Virtual Feature Room A
  Feature / Conférencier
  • Language of Presentation English
  • Grade Focus General
  • Chairperson Annie Drapeau - None
  • Room Details None
  • Grade Focus None
  • Tags English