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GNWT announces 2023 Literacy Award recipients

May 6, 2024 Minister of Education, Culture and Employment (ECE) Caitlin Cleveland would like to congratulate 2023 Northwest Territories (NWT) Literacy Awards recipients as we celebrate Literacy Week. These awards honour the literacy achievements of learners, educators, and organizations and businesses across the territory. There are a total of 12 recipients for 2023: Outstanding Educator: […]

by ahnationtalk on May 7, 202412 Views

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Nunavut Arctic College graduates first Practical Nursing grads – NNSL

May 6, 2024 New nursing program incorporates Western medical practice with traditional Inuit knowledge Nunavut Arctic College (NAC) will be sending off 100 per cent of its first practical nursing class this spring. That’s a celebration in itself for International Nurses Day, where the world witnessed primary care workers facing once-in-a-century challenges during the pandemic. […]

by ahnationtalk on May 6, 202412 Views

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Minister Vandal announces investment supporting Yukon’s forest industry

From: Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency May 2, 2024 The forest and wood products industry is an important contributor to the Yukon’s economy. Businesses that harvest timber or manufacture products from wood provide essential goods, such as heating fuel and lumber, to people and communities and contribute to a diversified economy. Today, the Honourable Dan […]

by ahnationtalk on May 3, 202414 Views

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Makigiaqta Celebrates The End Of Another Successful STEAM Camp

(May 1, 2024 — Iqaluit, Nunavut) Last week Makigiaqta Inuit Training Corporation (Makigiaqta) held a Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math (STEAM) camp in Cambridge Bay, Nunavut. Fourteen students from grades 9 to 12 attended the camp, gathering at the Canadian High Arctic Research Station (CHARS) in the Kitikmeot community. The students came from five Nunavut […]

by ahnationtalk on May 1, 202414 Views

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Teach in Nunavut for the 2024-25 School Year

May 1, 2024 The Department of Education is actively hiring educators for the 2024-25 school year and encourages qualified applicants with a Bachelor of Education Degree and Canadian Teaching Certification to apply for full-time, indeterminate and term positions: Elementary Teacher. Middle School Teacher. High School Teacher. Principal. Vice-Principal. Student Support Teacher. Learning Coach. Guidance Counsellor. […]

by ahnationtalk on May 1, 202416 Views

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Ministers Vandal and Blair and MP McLeod highlight Budget 2024 investments to support post-secondary education in the North

From: Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada April 25, 2024 The federal government recently delivered Budget 2024: Fairness for Every Generation. It is a plan to build a Canada that works better for everyone, where younger generations can get ahead, where their hard work pays off, and where they can buy a home—where everyone has […]

by ahnationtalk on April 25, 202413 Views

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Government of Yukon shares report and progress on educational assistant allocation process

The Government of Yukon, through the Department of Education, is committed to supporting the learning, wellness and growth of all Yukon youth and children. As part of this commitment, the Government of Yukon contracted EnGaugeI Consulting to lead a consultation process regarding the territory’s educational assistant allocation. The purpose of the consultation process was to […]

by ahnationtalk on April 25, 202414 Views

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2024 Council of the Federation Literacy Award nominations now open

The nomination period is now open for the 2024 Council of the Federation Literacy Award. The Government of Yukon upholds the important role of literacy across the territory to help shape vibrant communities. Premier Ranj Pillai encourages Yukoners to nominate someone from their community who demonstrates outstanding achievement, innovative practice and excellence in adult literacy. […]

by ahnationtalk on April 24, 202418 Views

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Government of Yukon provides more than $1.6 million to 21 Yukon-based projects through the Community Development Fund

April 22, 2024 To support projects, events and initiatives that provide long-term, sustainable economic and social benefits to Yukon communities, the Government of Yukon is providing over $1.6 million to 21 Yukon-based projects through the Community Development Fund. Projects and initiatives funded by this program help improve Yukon communities, making the territory more attractive for […]

by ahnationtalk on April 22, 202423 Views

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Uqausirmut Quviasuutiqarniq 2024 – Educational Resources

April 17, 2024 Uqausirmut Quviasuutiqarniq 2024 is the celebration of Inuktut and Inuit culture in Nunavut. This year’s theme is Nattiq, the ringed seal. The Department of Education is dedicated to fostering Inuktut learning and has created some digital resources. Angirrami Ilinniarniq is an online educational resource to help families support their children’s learning in […]

by ahnationtalk on April 18, 202417 Views

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