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Inuktut curriculum development speeds up, with field testing scheduled for this school year

The Department of Education's curriculum development division will launch limited field testing for new Inuktitut curriculum elements after Christmas this school year. Preparing to launch are Inuktut Language Arts 1 (ILA1) and Inuktut Language Arts...

Will territorial, national and international outcry spur governments to language and education action in...

A group of Nunavummiut, along with Canadian and international scholars, released an open letter to the world's language commissioners gathering in Toronto today, asking for their help in addressing the language setbacks in Nunavut. "Two...

Nunavut Teachers’ Association calls out Dept. of Education, urges public to hold government accountable

The organization that represents kindergarten to Grade 12 educators in Nunavut's public education system is "very disappointed" and feels the Department of Education has "lied" to them, according to a news release issued Wednesday. Read:...

GN continues history of failing Inuit children with Bill 25

The Department of Education, in drafting Bill 25, An Act to Amend the Education Act and the Inuit Language Protection Act, has failed in one critical area – involving Nunavut Tunngavik Inc. (NTI), the...

Bill 25 does not reflect Inuit goals and objectives, says NTI

Nunavut Tunngavik Inc. (NTI) states, in a June 5 news release, Bill 25, An Act to Amend the Education Act and the Inuit Language Protection Act, is not a significant improvement over the previous...

Q&A with Minister of Education David Joanasie on Bill 25

Before a news conference June 5, Minister of Education David Joanasie met with Nunavut News to answer a few questions about Bill 25, An Act to Amend the Education Act and the Inuit Language...

First look at GN’s Bill 25 – coalition stays, phased approach to Inuktut language...

Bill 25, An Act to Amend the Education Act and the Inuit Language Protection Act, was tabled today in the legislative assembly. While the Department of Education used Bill 37, the last government's attempt to...

Will Department of Education’s Bill 25 to revise acts be a repeat of 2017’s...

Unless the Department of Education has drafted revisions to the Education Act and Inuit Language Protection Act that are radically different than the last government's failed Bill 37, Nunavummiut are in for a long...

GN, NTI release consultation reports days before first reading of revised education and language...

As Nunavummiut wonder about the substance of a revised Education Act, the Department of Education released its consultation report May 30. The department held consultations in all 25 Nunavut communities, engaging with 124 district education...