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Take Our Kids to Work Day 2021

28 October 2021

Public Service Announcement

Take Our Kids to Work Day 2021

Take Our Kids to Work Day will take place on Wednesday, November 3. This initiative is for students in Grade 9 to experience various diverse professions while exploring possible future career options.

There are more ways than ever for everyone to take part in this exciting day. This year there will be a mix of virtual and in-person work opportunities and activities.

The Department of Education values Take Our Kids to Work Day as it provides Grade 9 students an opportunity to:

  • Explore a variety of careers, industries, and sectors that compliments their Aulajaaqtut classes;
  • See what skills are important to thrive in the world of work;
  • Gain a better understanding of the many career choices open to them; and
  • Understand the importance of staying in school.

If in-person, masks must be worn when physical distancing of 3 metres cannot be maintained.

Some Nunavut schools may observe this activity on a different date to meet their school’s instructional needs.

For more information visit and follow #KidstoWork on social media.


Media Contact:

Troy Rhoades
Acting Manager, Communications
Department of Education