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Language Needs Assessment: LNA6030 - Gitanmaax Band Council

LNA Status
LNA ID: 
6030
Submitted: 
Submitted
Status: 
Approved
Applicant Information
Contact person for this LNA: 
Pansy Wright-Simms
Job Title: 
Education Administrator
Organization/First Nation/Government: 
Gitanmaax Band Council
Phone: 
250 842 5297
Fax: 
250 842 6364
Email: 
p.wright-simms@gitanmaax.com
Application Year & Type
Assessment Year: 
2016/2017
Funding Application Type: 
BC Language Initiative (BCLI)
Language and Dialect Information
Language: 
Language comment: 
Gitsanimaax
Dialect: 
Gitxsan
Community(-ies) this project will be serving: 
Community NOT listed: 
Opportunities and Challenges
Opportunities: 
There are a number of elders and keepers of Gitksan knowledge in our community to assist in supporting the implementation of an immersion program in our language nest. Using the language in everyday experiences and conversations with our children.
Challenges: 
Ensuring that we have enough resources and materials developed to implement with curriculum