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Syllabics in Virtual Reality?

January 17, 2017 3:21 pm Published by

This may not be relevant to Inuit Nunangat given the work underway on standardizing orthography, but a virtual reality program to teach syllabics has been developed for the James Bay Cree. I wonder if something similar would have any relevance for Inuit Nunangat? Click the URL below for more information:... 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 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