The Man Who Taught Without Pay for Ten Years


Manage episode 319853443 series 2776948
By Overstory Media Group and Capital Daily. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

For Black History Month, we look back at the incredible life of John Craven Jones, Salt Spring Island’s first-ever school teacher, through conversations with Silvia Mangue Alene, President of the BC Black History Awareness Society, and Crawford Kilian, author of Go Do Some Great Thing: The Black Pioneers of British Columbia.

Today's episode is sponsored by Heat Savers Fireplace & Co. and CommunityPlus Care.

Get more stories like this in your inbox every morning by subscribing to our daily newsletter at

Check our membership opportunity at

And subscribe to us on our socials!

Twitter @CapitalDailyVic

Instagram @CapitalDaily

Facebook @CapitalDailyVic

421 episodes