Greetings Members - The NTANU site is currently being redesigned. Members are encouraged to join the NTA FB group! Reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org should there be any questions.Thanks
Greetings Members, The NTA website is in the final stages of being redesigned! The new website will be here soon! Members are encouraged to join the NTA Facebook group. As always, reach out to Patricia (email@example.com) should there be any questions. Thanks!
August 19, 2020 | Funding and resourcing, Public education Ottawa – The Canadian Teachers’ Federation (CTF/FCE), the voice of more than 300,000 teachers in all provinces and territories, believes in a Canada where every child has equitable access to quality publicly funded public education. We urge all jurisdictions across the country to work together so that schools can [...]
Marsha Rhodes, Grade 3 teacher at Joamie School in Iqaluit, is this year’s winner of the NTA’s Award for Teaching Excellence. Marsha is a long-term Northern educator who has demonstrated a tireless passion in developing lessons and activities for her students. NTA’s Central Council will be honouring Marsha at our AMCC 2020 banquet on May [...]
NTA Committees for 2019-20 Curriculum Support Committee Jeela Allurut Jolene Anderson Scott MacDonald Patricia MacNeil Alyssa Paul Tess Thurber Education Leave Committee Caryn Rubio Shawna Thomson Status of Women Committee Jennie Dawson Kelli Hanson Chelsea Landry Akayla Onabowale Paricia MacNeil Alyssa Paul Finance Committee John Fanjoy Scott MacDonald Joey Rhodes Inuit Educators Committee Peter Aulatjut [...]
The Nunavut Teachers' Association has embarked on a project with British Columbia - based Starling Minds Inc, to provide a proactive mental health fitness resource for NTA members and their families to use. Starling also works with other teacher organizations in Canada to provide this type of assistance to their members. Below is a short [...]
Below are the names of the newly elected NTA Central Council, which will take office as of July 1, 2019, for the upcoming school year (note that territorial positions are in place until June 30, 2021). Thank you to all those who put their names forward for positions, and to those who coordinated elections [...]
Julia MacPherson, Vice Principal of Tugaalik School in Naujaat, is the recipient of this year’s NTA Award for Teaching Excellence. Julia has worked tirelessly on behalf of the students and staff of Tugaalik, and previously at Tusarvik as well before the new school was constructed in Naujaat. Her commitment to the education programming in Naujaat [...]
Regional Winners Qikiqtani: Kevin Germino, Nasivvik High School, Pond Inlet (Teacher) Kristen Killiktee, Nasivvik High School, Pond Inlet (Student) Kivalliq: Tony Collens, Tugaalik School, Naujaat (Teacher) Jenna Alaralak, Tugaalik School, Naujaat (Student) Kitikmeot: Roman Mahnic, Kugaarjuk School, Kugaaruk (Teacher) Kelsey Ningark, Kugaarjuk School, Kugaaruk (Student) Nunavut-Wide Winners Carolyn Bond, Inuksuk High School, Iqaluit (Teacher) Daniela [...]
This weekend, at the NTA's Annual Meeting of Central Council (AMCC) in Iqaluit, the winners for the Thank You For Making a Difference 2019 Contest, as well as the recipient of NTA's 2019 Teaching Excellence Award will be announced.