Dalhousie University’s Earth Sciences Department has embarked on an ambitious experiential learning campaign. We have substantially modified our geoscience field school program in order to prepare our students for the rigors of professional careers in the geosciences.
At the NABE Symposium, Dr. Pat Campbell led a workshop and dialogue on assessment tools for Adult Basic Education.
Whitehorse - Adult Educators and literacy practitioners from across Nunavut, Northwest Territories, and Yukon departed the first ever Northern Adult Basic Education (NABE) Symposium today feeling inspired, encouraged, and reflecting on what they heard.
WHITEHORSE - One instructor from each of Canada’s Territorial Colleges has been named as an Outstanding Adult Educator. The instructors and their work will be highlighted this afternoon at the closing ceremony of the first ever Northern Adult Basic Education Symposium, a professional development conference held at Yukon College this week.
Arviat Research and Media projects were presented at the Resources and Sustainable Development in the Arctic annual workshop at the Frobisher Inn from Oct. 8-10 in Iqaluit. Social Sciences researchers came from across Canada, the United States and the circumpolar world to participate.
On August 7, 2013, summer students working with the Arviat Youth Wellness Media Team received some special gifts from Sony Canada while taking part in a photography workshop with professional photographers and authors Louise Abbott and Niels Jensen.
Tracking post-education success
As access to post-secondary education is mainly limited in Nunavut to the Nunavut Arctic College, many students must travel to southern Canada in pursuit of further studies. While studying educational trends among Inuit students, Thierry Rodon of Laval University realized that no work was being done to track the success of these students once they had completed their studies.
(OTTAWA)– The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of Health and Member of Parliament for Nunavut, announced funding for a project to provide capacity to expand the availability of preschool programs for children ages 3 to 5 years of age living in communities across Nunavut.
IQALUIT, Nunavut (February 13, 2013) – Syphilis is rising in Nunavut, and over 30 cases have been recorded since an outbreak of the sexually transmitted infection (STI) last year.
It's not often youth get an opportunity to participate in scientific research that is, quite literally, out of this world. It's an opportunity 14-year-old Ethan Tassiuk of Arviat, Nunavut is really looking forward to.