September 14-18, 2015Yellowknife
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We're hiring a summer student to help prepare resource materials for publication and with summer literacy events. Applicants must be full-time students, under 30 years of age, and intending to return to their studies in the fall. Please send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org by 5 pm on April 29, 2015.
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Marianne Bromley of the NWT Literacy Council talks about the importance of speaking to your child in your language from birth and even before. Children learn language by hearing it. The earlier the better: The infant/toddler years are a good time to lay a solid foundation for a minority language.
How Children Learn Language (Video)
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Enter to win one of four Family Fun Packs! We want to see how you “Play and learn anywhere, anytime” with your family. Send us a photo with a brief caption about what you’re doing and learning.
Here’s how to send your entries.
Contest ends midnight January 26, 2015.
Family Literacy Photo Contest Rules