I Am Compelled is a registered educational charity, advancing Canadian history and heritage for students in elementary and high school. Support our cause, click here for Canada Helps!
We bring to life stories of our past that educate, inspire and compel students towards responsible citizenship!
Through the captivating power of theatre, media and music, our virtual programs, onsite presenters and theatre assemblies give opportunities to young talent, to grow in their leadership by serving the education system.
"I just can't emphasize enough what an incredible experience this was for our whole school. Journey to Africville was a perfect blend of rich learning and an inspiring call to action to uncover Canada's hidden stories and their relevance in understanding - and changing - the Canada we live in today. Staff and students just can't stop talking about it!"
- Melanie Williams, Assistant Department Head, CWS, Glendale Secondary School
Prior to 2020, we offered 3 tours each school year. Currently, our team is working diligently to translate our assemblies into a digital experience! We do offer My Metis Story on site, click here for more information. A great addition for the National Day for Truth & Reconciliation.
I Am Compelled is committed to partnering with Indigenous communities, assisting leaders in self-determination and youth empowerment. Since 2008, our National Director has been to the following communities:
Since our inception in 2014, our goals have been to restore honour and dignity to the First Peoples by empowering their voices and their stories in our assemblies. Students will gain first hand knowledge from elders and leaders, who share their painful stories of the past, to compel us all towards unity and love.
Our team is currently working hard to translate our in person assemblies, into a digital experience!
More details, timelines, coming soon!
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