Clyde River principal ‘exceptional educator’

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Rebecca Hainnu, principal of Clyde River’s Quluaq School  , has been recognized by The Learning Partnership as one of 40 exceptional educators in Canada. The national organization announced Canada’s Outstanding Principals of 2018 on January 31. “Both as an educator and Inuk, Rebecca understands the challenges that parents/guardians face. Rebecca works with the community and...
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Michele LeTourneau
Michele LeTourneau first arrived at NNSL's headquarters in Yellowknife in1998, with a BA honours in Theatre. For four years she documented the arts across the Northwest Territories and Nunavut. Following a very short stint as a communications officer with the Government of the Northwest Territories, Michele spent a decade at a community-based environmental monitoring board in the mining industry, where she worked with Inuit, Chipewyan, Tlicho, Yellowknives Dene and Metis elders to help develop traditional knowledge and Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit contributions for monitoring and management plans. She rejoined NNSL and moved to Iqaluit in May 2014 to write for Nunavut News. Michele has received a dozen awards for her work with NNSL.