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Root & Stem Issue 2

Root & STEM Issue 2 Explores Technology and Health

January 18, 2021

Pinnguaq Association has published Root & STEM, Issue 2, the second issue in a new publishing initiative promoting equity and accessibility in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEAM) education and innovation. This new STEAM resource and complimentary lesson plans, prioritizing diverse voices, are available for K-12 educators across the country.

3 Minutes
Handprints
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Handprints

December 31, 2020

While fast, reliable access to prosthetic devices can be difficult to obtain in communities outside urban centres, the process becomes much easier when you have a 3D printer close at hand.

11 Minutes
Delivering for Success: A Year of Growth

Delivering for Success: A Year of Growth

December 9, 2020

As we think back over the past year, we are awestruck by the many ways digital technology is increasingly shaping our lives. As a result of the pandemic, engaging with the digital world became critical in how we work, connect with our family and friends, and learn.

15 Minutes
SmartICE: Harnessing Potential, Strengthening Communities

SmartICE: Harnessing Potential, Strengthening Communities

December 2, 2020

As a staunch supporter of SmartICE, an internationally recognized social enterprise empowering Indigenous communities to adapt to unpredictable ice conditions, Pinnguaq is celebrating recent investments in social innovation.

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illustration of person using computer at home

Nunavut Learning At Home with Pinnguaq

December 1, 2020

As Nunavut continues endeavours to curb the rise of COVID-19 cases, many people are spending more time at home than they may be accustomed to, including students who would otherwise be in school classrooms.

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Making Videos for Kids Help Phone
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Making Videos for Kids Help Phone

November 4, 2020

In 2017, Kids Help Phone (KHP), a free resource that provides mental health support and counselling via telephone or the Internet, noticed that Indigenous youth were using the service in relatively small numbers.

10 Minutes
Pinnguaq and DS4Y

Pinnguaq and DS4Y

July 30, 2020

In this post we talk about all the amazing things we have done as recipients of the DS4Y program from 2018 to 2020. Stay tuned for an exciting announcement coming soon!

10 Minutes
Siku app on laptop screen
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SIKU: The Indigenous Social Media App

April 5, 2020

Siku is the Inuktitut word for “sea ice.” It’s also the name of a new app: an Inuit-led social media project designed to help users navigate and share knowledge about a northern landscape in flux.

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COVID 19 – ᐱᓐᖑᐊᒃᑯᑦ ᑲᑐᔾᔨᖃᑎᒌᖏᑦ

COVID 19 – ᐱᓐᖑᐊᒃᑯᑦ ᑲᑐᔾᔨᖃᑎᒌᖏᑦ

March 13, 2020

ᐊᑏᑐᖅ ᑕᑯᓂᐊᐸᑎᑦ ᐅᖃᐅᓯᒃᓴᓂᒃᓯᒪᔭᕗᑦ, ᑐᓂᐅᖃᖅᑕᐅᓚᐅᖅᑐᑦ ᐊᑐᐃᓐᓇᐅᑎᑕᐅᓪᓗᑎᒃ ᐅᓐᓄᐊᖅ ᐱᔾᔪᑎᖃᖅᑐᑦ ᓄᕙᖕᓇᕐᔪᐊᕌᓗᖕᒥᒃ-ᐊᐃᑦᑐᖅᑕᐅᕙᓪᓕᐊᓂᕐᒥᒃ-19-ᒥᒃ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᐱᓐᖑᐊᒃᑯᑦ ᐱᓕᕆᐊᕆᕙᓪᓕᐊᔭᖏᓐᓂᒃ ᐱᔾᔪᑎᖃᖅᑐᓂᒃ ᑕᐃᒃᑯᓂᖓ ᐃᖃᓇᐃᔭᕐᕕᑦᑎᓐᓂ ᖃᓄᐃᓕᐅᕈᒪᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᐸᕐᓇᐅᑎᓕᐊᕆᓯᒪᔭᑦᑎᓐᓂᒃ. ᐱᓕᕆᖃᑎᖃᖅᑐᒍᑦ ᐃᑲᕐᕋᑕᒫᖅ ᐋᓐᓂᐊᖅᑐᓕᕆᔨᓂᒃ ᖃᐅᔨᒪᔨᑕᕐᓂᒃ, ᓄᓇᓕᑦᑎᓐᓂᓪᓗ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᐃᖃᓇᐃᔭᖅᑎᒋᔭᑦᑎᓐᓂᒃ. ᖃᖓᑐᐃᓐᓇᖅ ᖃᐅᔨᒋᐊᕐᓂᐊᖅᐳᑎᑦ ᐊᐱᖁᑎᒃᓴᖃᑐᐊᕈᕕᑦ.

5 Minutes
COVID-19 and Pinnguaq

COVID-19 and Pinnguaq

March 13, 2020

Pinnguaq will continue to communicate and provide education and training to its staff by monitoring the Government of Canada advisories and recommendations and will implement any required measures.

3 Minutes
CanCode 1 Reflections

CanCode 1 Reflections

April 5, 2019

We reflect back on our success with Cancode and all that Cancode has supported Pinnguaq with.

15 Minutes
The Pinnguaq Lifecycle

The Pinnguaq Lifecycle

March 21, 2019

In here we look at the past and how far we have come from the beginning, but also show what our plans are for the future of Pinnguaq.

20 Minutes
Statement: Danielle Moore

Statement: Danielle Moore

March 11, 2019

A colleague and partner of Pinnguaq, Danielle Moore, tragically passed away. We will always remember her as being an amazing person and teacher.

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