Grade Level Support:

  • 7-12
  • Elementary

Subjects + Areas of Expertise:

  • IT / Tech

Supported Resources:

  • Coach teachers in Integrating Technology in their lessons
  • IT Support
  • Moodle Support
  • One on one coaching and support
  • PD in anything technology related
  • Provide support and assistance to teachers needing help or advice when using technology
  • SeeSaw and Squiggle Park
  • EDWIN administrator (provide ongoing assistance with setting up and using Nelson’s EDWIN)
  • Apple Teacher Certified (support for Apple products and applications in the classroom)
  • Knowledge Hook and Kahoot support
  • Promote technology use in Mi’kmaq language.
  • Assist in matching curriculum outcomes and units to the most useful and relevant technology
  • Professional development in integrating technology into your curriculum
  • Classroom visits to assist or team teach using technology to support learning
  • Support and assist with using assistive technology in the classroom to support all learners (Proloquo2Go, Google Read and write, Choice Works, among others)

James Young joins the Mi’kmaw Kina’matnewey team after working nearly ten years at Wagmatcookewey School. Prior to joining Wagmatcookewey school, James worked under contract for the Canadian Armed Forces where he worked as an Instructional Systems Designer specializing in designing online courseware.


James holds a Bachelor of Arts from St. Mary’s University, a Bachelor of Education from St.Thomas University, a certificate in Autism Intervention from the University of New Brunswick, and is currently completing his Master of Education in Educational Technology at Memorial University of Newfoundland. James is also a Breathing Space certified Yoga teacher. James has also completed his Apple Teacher certification and his Google Certified Educator (Level 1 & 2).


James is committed to lifelong learning and takes every opportunity to continue on this journey. In his spare time you can find James in Newfoundland or on the lake fishing, boating, and cheering on his favourite sports teams.


Grade Level Support:

  • 7-12
  • Elementary

Subjects + Areas of Expertise:

  • IT / Tech

Supported Resources:

  • Coach teachers in Integrating Technology in their lessons
  • IT Support
  • Moodle Support
  • One on one coaching and support
  • PD in anything technology related
  • Provide support and assistance to teachers needing help or advice when using technology
  • SeeSaw and Squiggle Park
  • EDWIN administrator (provide ongoing assistance with setting up and using Nelson’s EDWIN)
  • Apple Teacher Certified (support for Apple products and applications in the classroom)
  • Knowledge Hook and Kahoot support
  • Promote technology use in Mi’kmaq language.
  • Assist in matching curriculum outcomes and units to the most useful and relevant technology
  • Professional development in integrating technology into your curriculum
  • Classroom visits to assist or team teach using technology to support learning
  • Support and assist with using assistive technology in the classroom to support all learners (Proloquo2Go, Google Read and write, Choice Works, among others)

James Young joins the Mi’kmaw Kina’matnewey team after working nearly ten years at Wagmatcookewey School. Prior to joining Wagmatcookewey school, James worked under contract for the Canadian Armed Forces where he worked as an Instructional Systems Designer specializing in designing online courseware.


James holds a Bachelor of Arts from St. Mary’s University, a Bachelor of Education from St.Thomas University, a certificate in Autism Intervention from the University of New Brunswick, and is currently completing his Master of Education in Educational Technology at Memorial University of Newfoundland. James is also a Breathing Space certified Yoga teacher. James has also completed his Apple Teacher certification and his Google Certified Educator (Level 1 & 2).


James is committed to lifelong learning and takes every opportunity to continue on this journey. In his spare time you can find James in Newfoundland or on the lake fishing, boating, and cheering on his favourite sports teams.