Ningwakwe Learning Press (NLP)

NLP is a publishing company of Essential Skills resources and tools for First Nations, Metis and Inuit peoples. There are no eligibility requirements or membership.
NLP’s primary mandate is to develop, publish and distribute learning materials that contribute to a holistic approach to achieving adult First Nation, Métis and Inuit literacy learning outcomes.
Although Aboriginal cultures throughout Canada follow a strict oral tradition, increasing literacy is becoming more and more important in First Nations, Métis and Inuit communities right across the country. Ningwakwe Learning Press (NLP) is one of the vital literacy resources.

With a solid reputation for distributing resources to First Nation, Métis and Inuit communities across Canada since 1996, NLP can proudly and adequately call itself the most unique and culture-based resource centre for the purchase of Aboriginal learning materials.
NLP resource cover many topics, including:
• Literacy resources on First Nation, Metis and Inuit traditions (Quilting, Quill Basket Making, Frybread), cultural values and history, healthy living, career path choices, social justice, study skills
• Numeracy
• Literacy educator resources including curriculum design, cultural philosophy, teaching models, and assessment

Select resources are available in Inuktituk, French, Mohawk, Ojibway, Cree and Ojicree languages.

Location Ontario
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Project Details
Community Urban
Scope of Project National
Target Audience First Nations, Inuit, Métis, Adults (31-49 yrs)