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Government lied about leaked education report, says Nunavut Teachers’ Association – CBC

Report, completed in October 2017, focused on Nunavut Teacher Education Program Jun 20, 2019 The president of the Nunavut Teachers’ Association says his organization was lied to when it comes to a leaked report on the Nunavut Teacher Education Program (NTEP), saying they were told several times work on the report was still ongoing. John […]

by ahnationtalk on June 20, 20199 Views

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10 year old time capsule opened in Baker Lake, contents now on display

18 June 2019  Jonah Amitnaaq Secondary School (JASS) opened their 10 year old time capsule on April 10, 2019. The time capsule was created and sealed at the graduation ceremony in 2009. The contents of the capsule were filled by students from kindergarten to grade 12 at the time. The JASS 2009 graduating class […]

by ahnationtalk on June 19, 201911 Views

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Leaked report says Nunavut’s teacher education program not sufficient – CBC

Program creates ‘dynamic deadlock’ that can not produce enough Inuktitut-speaking teachers, says report Jun 19, 2019 A leaked report by a Vancouver-based research firm concluded that the Nunavut Teacher Education Program (NTEP) was “not capable of producing a bilingual, Inuit teacher workforce,” suggesting that it must be transformed to better reflect the territory’s people. The […]

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Statement from Minister McPhee on the Office of the Auditor General of Canada’s audit of education programs in Yukon

Minister of Education Tracy-Anne McPhee released the following statement: The Government of Yukon is committed to modernizing our education system and working with our education partners to ensure all students have the supports they need to succeed as learners. Today’s release of the Office of the Auditor General of Canada’s audit report on inclusive and […]

by ahnationtalk on June 18, 201910 Views

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Kindergarten Through Grade 12 Education in Yukon—Department of Education does not know if students’ needs are being met

Whitehorse, 18 June 2019—Today, the Office of the Auditor General of Canada provided the Yukon Legislative Assembly with the results of an audit that examined whether the Department of Education delivered education programs that were inclusive and reflected Yukon First Nations culture and languages, and whether it assessed and addressed gaps in student outcomes. “We […]

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New College Yukon First Nations Art certificate program recruiting students

June 18, 2019 WHITEHORSE—Applications and registrations are now open for the new Yukon First Nations Art certificate program at Yukon College. The program starts this September at Ayamdigut campus. Students will receive hands-on instruction in beadwork, sewing, traditional footwear, carving, and fine craftwork. Courses also include English, Math, product development and exploration of the skills […]

by ahnationtalk on June 18, 20197 Views

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It’s kind of surreal’: Indigenous graduates celebrate milestone in Yellowknife – CBC

Sir John Franklin High School honour ceremony featured feeding the fire, drumming and qulliq lighting Jun 17, 2019 Laila Noksana and her grandmother Anita Pokiak wore matching traditional Inuit dresses Saturday as Noksana prepared to walk across the podium at the 15th Indigenous graduates honour ceremony in Yellowknife. “I’m wearing my great-grandmother’s parka cover,” Noksana […]

by ahnationtalk on June 17, 20198 Views

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Government of Nunavut to push back mandatory Inuktitut in K to 12 schools – APTN News

June 13, 2019 When Nunavut was founded, the plan was to have full Inuktitut instruction available in schools in 20 years. It is 20 years later; and the government of Nunavut has decided to push that goal back another 20 years. Bill 25 – the legislation to amend the Education Act – was introduced in […]

by ahnationtalk on June 14, 201928 Views

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Yukon schools and First Nations receive $100,000 for attendance projects

A total of $100,000 in financial support has been awarded to 21 Yukon projects from the Victoria Gold Yukon Student Encouragement Society’s Every Student, Every Day fund to support improving student attendance in schools throughout the territory. Throughout the year, volunteers from Every Student, Every Day engage with Yukon’s private sector to fundraise for these […]

by ahnationtalk on June 13, 201919 Views

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Media Advisory—Tabling of the Report of the Auditor General of Canada on Kindergarten Through Grade 12 Education in Yukon—Tuesday, 18 June 2019

Ottawa, 12 June 2019—The Office of the Auditor General of Canada will present its report to the Yukon Legislative Assembly on Tuesday, 18 June 2019. Schedule Media access to the report Around 9:00 am (pacific timePT) The report will be made available on the Office of the Auditor General of Canada website once it has […]

by ahnationtalk on June 12, 201921 Views

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