Classroom Connect

Minister Leona Aglukkaq, Premier Eva Aariak, and NBDC Vice-president Adamee Itorcheak are joined by students and teachers at the Classroom Connect launch.

More bandwidth for Nunavut schools

Starting with the 2011 school year, public schools across Nunavut have access to improved Internet connectivity enhancing Kindergarten to Grade 12 students’ ability to take advantage of online tools and information.

This new broadband service, providing dedicated bandwidth and satellite capacity, is made possible thanks to a partnership between the Government of Canada, the Government of Nunavut, the Nunavut Broadband Development Corporation (NBDC), and SSi Micro Ltd.

For more information, please see the press release.

Media coverage

Ottawa dollars add pep to Nunavut school Internet links, Nunatsiaq News

Nunavut schools to get faster internet, CBC News North

Internet speeds to triple at schools, Northern News Service