Say It First

Indigenous Language Revitalization

New Brunswick (Maliseet and Mi’Kmaw)


New Brunswick, Mi'Kmaw and Maliseet

SayITFirst has been helping groups and individuals in the acquisition of the Mi'Kmaw and Maliseet languages. Over the years, individuals and communities include:

  • Indian Island First Nation,
  • Eel Ground First Nation,
  • Madawaska First Nation,
  • Kingsclear First Nation,
  • Oromocto First Nation,
  • Metepenagiag First Nation,
  • Pabineau First Nation,
  • Fort Folly First Nation,
  • Woodstock First Nation,
  • Buctouche First Nation,
  • Eel River Bar First Nation,
  • New Brunswick Department of Education
  • the Minister's Council on 21st Century Learning.

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The Elders Speak

Brent Tookenay-CEO of Seven Generations Educational Institute


“SayITFirst has been a real catalyst for Seven Generations Educational Institute and our partnership with the Rainy River District School Board.  It has allowed us to become a driving force in the revitalization of Native Languages.”

Mike & Mary Ito
Mike and Mary Ito, host of CBC Radio, Fresh Air