About 200,000 Indigenous children attended federally operated Indian Day Schools across the country beginning in the 1920s. The schools were operated separately from Indian Residential Schools and were not included in the 2006 Indian Residential Schools settlement agreement. Ottawa has now reached an agreement in principle to compensate individuals who attended those day schools. Welcome to The National, the flagship nightly newscast of CBC News »»» Subscribe to The National to watch more videos here: https://www.youtube.com/user/CBCTheNational?sub_confirmation=1 Voice Your Opinion & Connect With Us Online: The National Updates on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thenational
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