"A Bachelor of Education for Mi'kmaq students," reports The Gaspé Spec


The Gaspé Spec, English-language weekly of the Gaspé, Quebec area, published a detailed article concerning the B. Ed. program in First Nations and Inuit Education, offered by the Office of First Nations and Inuit Education (OFNIE) with our faculty.

The article by Wendy Dawson, published on November 23rd, is titled "A Bachelor of Education for Mi'kmaq students" and includes content from an interview conducted with Jim Howden, director of OFNIE, and with Melissa Drapeau, post-secondary public relations liaison at the Listuguj Education, Training and Employment Department. 

"It is the first time that a complete Bachelor of Education program is being offered wholly off campus anywhere in Canada," writes Dawson in part. Please click here to view the entire article, courtesy of The Gaspé Spec.

["A Bachelor of Education for Mi'kmaq students", The Gaspé Spec, Nov. 23, 2016]