On Living and Learning in Igloolik, Nunavut: A Conversation with Raigili Amaaq
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In this interview, Raigili Amaaq describes her experience attending the Igloolik Federal School in the 1970s and 1980s. She compares her past experiences as a student to her current experience working at that same school (now called Ataguttaaluk Elementary School) as a Guidance Counsellor and Community Liaison during the 2000s. In conversation with Colleen Chau, a second-year Qallunaat (Southern Canadian) teacher, Raigili ponders the nuances of working with Inuit and non-Inuit staff, prioritization of Inuit culture in the school system, and her hopes for the future of education in Nunavut.
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Chau, C., & Arnaaq, R. (2022). On Living and Learning in Igloolik, Nunavut: A Conversation with Raigili Amaaq. Xàgots’eèhk’ǫ̀ Journal, 1(1), 108–114. Retrieved from https://xagotseehkojournal.com/index.php/xgsk/article/view/4134
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