Author Archives for Shelley Tulloch

List of Publications Relevant to Inuit Education

July 3, 2017 11:58 pm Published by

As researchers, we learn from many sources… As researchers work on new projects, part of our job is to identify research that has taken place previously, to understand and summarize the results from that research, and to integrate knowledge from that work into our own research. Researchers on the “Foundations... View Article

Why do Research? Graduate Inuk Student Reflections

January 16, 2017 6:27 pm Published by

The following guest blog entry comes from Diane Obed. Diane is an Inuk graduate student, originally from Hopedale, Nunatsiavut. She is a researcher on the ArcticNet-funded and Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami-partnered project, “Foundations for Student Persistence and Success in Inuit Nunangat”. In this entry, she writes about the crucial role of... View Article

ICC Alaska Promoting Transformed Inuit Education

November 14, 2016 2:26 pm Published by

ICC Alaska is working toward improving Inuit education in Alaska. In 2015, it published the Alaska Inuit Education Improvement Strategy (available at http://iccalaska.org/wp-icc/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/Alaskan-Inuit-Education-Improvement-Strategy-2015-PROOF.pdf). The Strategy advocates for action in six main areas (p. 4): 1. Promote the indigenization of education frameworks to more clearly align with Inuit ideologies. 2. Suggest,... View Article