Quality education for American Indians

a report on organizational location
  • 11 Pages
  • 1.29 MB
  • English
U.S. Govt. Print. Off. , Washington
Indians of North America -- Educa
Statement[by the Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare and the Dept. of the Interior]
ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of the Interior., United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Labor and Public Welfare. Subcommittee on Education.
LC ClassificationsE97 .U5886
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 11 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5562061M
LC Control Number67062096

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Improving academic outcomes for Native American children has never been more important. Secondary education serves as a link between elementary and higher education.

The secondary level of education in India includes children at the age of 14 to Education in India: Selected full-text books and articles. The horrible conditions that Native American children faced at these schools have had a lasting impact on the way Native Americans view "public" education.

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This Digest gives teachers realistic information about this growing population. It identifies some of the common myths about American Indians and Alaska Natives that contribute to curriculum bias.

The concluding discussion suggests activities and resources to help elementary students--and their teachers--understand the realities of how Indians live today and how they lived in the past.

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RANGER-LED EXPERIENCE American Indians lived off the land for generations, using what the land provided and adapting to a life-style based on survival. Objectives 1.

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Students will be able to name one type of house that American Indians lived in. 2. Students will be able to name two ways the.