Natasha Kanapé Fontaine, a young Innu poet from Baie-Comeau...
Josephine Bacon, a well-known Innu poet originally from...
UMass Amherst Ojibwe Language Students Canoe
Students in Howard Kimewon’s Ojibwe language class at the...
Kelvin Winney National Spelling Bee Associated Press
Ten-year-old Kelvin Winney paused, lips pursed, eyes on the...
Saving indigenous languages by recording them and then...
Vincent Schilling Cecelia Ransom
Our blessed elders certainly deserve our respect. Though...
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Language

Tanya H. Lee
6/30/14
The U.S. Census Bureau’s 2006–2010 American Community Survey report shows that of the 2.4 million people in the U.S...
Tanya H. Lee
6/21/14
The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs found strong support for proposed legislation to increase federal support for Native American language programs during a legislative hearing ...
ICTMN Staff
6/18/14
In an effort to celebrate the Lakota Language Consortium's 10-year anniversary we at ICTMN have put together a handy list of 7 ways anyone can further their Lakota—or any Native la...
Richard Walker
6/10/14
Most people know, of course, that Chester Nez was a World War II code talker—one of the original 29, in fact, who developed the code that stymied Japanese forces and helped win the...
Michael Meuers
6/8/14
Author’s Note: What follows is, what is believed to be, the last "public" teaching of Chi-Ma'iingan...
K.C. Cole, Chickasaw Nation
5/31/14
More than 20 delegates from the Institute of Excellence in the Māori Language traveled from a South Pacific island to the United States as part of a cultural and language exchange ...
ʻAha Pūnana Leo
5/30/14
The ʻAha Pūnana Leo’s Hawaiian language preschools in Hilo, Hawaii have been granted by the World Indigenous Nations Higher Education Consortium (WINHEC) the first accreditation of...
Cherokee Nation
5/24/14
The Cherokee Immersion Charter School graduated its third group of Cherokee speakers on Tuesday, May 13...
ICTMN Staff
5/17/14
Using the American Community Survey —part of the Census—Ben Blatt of Slate has created some rather interesting language maps of the country...
Office of Sen. John Walsh
5/16/14
Senator John Walsh (D-Montana) recently added his name to two bipartisan bills to ensure the survival and continuing vitality of Native American languages and language immersion...

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