Northern Indigenous Teacher Education Program – NITEP

Northern Training Opportunity

Gabriel Dumont Institute

And

The Lac La Ronge Indian Band

Are partnering to deliver a 4 year fully accredited

Bachelor of Education Degree

            The Program

  • GDI has been working with the Province’s Universities for the past 40 years to train over 1200 Indigenous teachers whose credentials are recognized across Canada.  To address the Teacher shortage in Northern Saskatchewan, GDI and the Lac La Ronge Indian Band are proud to announce they are partnering to deliver a Northern Indigenous Teacher Education Program.
  • Do you want to enroll in a 4 year fully accredited Teacher Training Program with an emphasis on Northern Indigenous Culture, language, with land-based instruction?
  • Do you want a Program that emphasizes community where you and your classmates study together for 4 years through personalized face-to-face instruction and on-site support?

Program Details

  • Location: Lac La Ronge First Nation (Air Ronge)
  • Start Date: September, 2019
  • Tuition, books and income support may be available to all qualified Métis and First Nations applicants.  First Nations applicants will obtain funding through their band.

 Assistance with Housing will be available

How to Apply

  • An Information Session for Potential students will be held in mid-June.