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Teaching the Whole Child: Language Immersion and Student Achievement
Teresa L. Mccarty
As Congress considers two bills to support Native American language immersion, including the Native Language Immersion Student Achievement Act, it is time to take stock...
Culture Comes to the Kids at Puente de Hozhó Language Immersion School
Tanya H. Lee
Walk into Puente de Hozhó, a K-5 language immersion school for urban Navajo kids whose first language is English, and you know immediately that something special is happening here...
Keeping Language Alive: Immersion School Graduates More Speakers
The Cherokee Immersion Charter School graduated its third group of Cherokee speakers on Tuesday, May 13...
Preserving Culture: 6 Early Childhood Language Immersion Programs
Tanya H. Lee
Senate Committee on Indian Affairs Chairman Jon Tester, D-Montana, introduced the Native Language Immersion Student Achievement Act in January...
Sleeping Language Waking Up Thanks to Wampanoag Reclamation Project
It’s been more than 300 years since Wampanoag was the primary spoken language in Cape Cod...
Going for Straight As: Three Minnesota Schools Make the Grade
Tanya H. Lee
MinnCAN, a non-profit educational advocacy organization, took up a challenge set by Minnesota tribal leaders and parents in response to disappointing test scores and high school gr...
Senators Fight to Preserve Tribal Cultures Through Native Languages
Sen. Tim Johnson
Senator Jon Tester (D-Montana) is teaming up with Senators Tim Johnson (D-South Dakota), Mark Begich (D-Alaska), and Brian Schatz (D-Hawaii) to preserve Native languages and help s...
Video Spotlight: The Importance of Language
This video begins with students saying they don't know their native language and pointing out that one-third of indigenous languages still spoken in the United States have fewer th...
Missing the Laughter in the Language—A People’s Voice Silenced
Imagine waking up each morning to the sound of your nine brothers and sisters getting ready for the day...
Red Lake Takes Initiative on Ojibwe Language Revitalization
The Red Lake Initiative Red Lake is exploring a multifaceted approach to preserve the language at Red Lake in a variety of ways...
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