New Ts’ simit To’ :lme’Is Program


The Nooksack Tribal Council approved contracting four Iweste’leq (similar to a certified teacher role) and four Iweste’leq Mi’ ytel (similar to a Para Educator role) to support Nooksack students and families in a project called the Ts’ simit To’ :lme’ Is, which in the Halq’emeylem language means nurturing wisdom.

The Ts’ simit To’ :lme’s dsign is to support families support their student master the new way of learning virtually and at a distance. 

Here are a few examples of what the TS’ SIMMIT TO’ :LME’LS has to offer: reading intervention; math intervention (skill development understanding math skills, practicing math problems, applying math to real life and world problems); STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) discovery through activities; tutoring; homeschool strategies and support; and family choice as it related to promoting learning and success in school.

For further information, getting to know the staff, and how to sign up, the Education Department invites you to join the TS’ SIMMIT TO’ :LME’LS Facebook page. If you would like to receive updates and to take advantage of the many opportunities and offerings, please like the page. You may also contact the Education Department at 360-966-9696 ext. 4101 or