California Teens Education Field Trip
Tanya H. Lee
Congress has before it several pieces of legislation that could have major impacts on the education of American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian children...
Washoe Tribe Head Start Pine Nuts
Christina Rose
The traditional arts of building canoes and fishing traps, making rabbit fur blankets, and pine nut picking are celebrated in the Washoe Tribe of Nevada and California’s Language P...
Ojibwemowin Sugar Bush
Michael Meuers
A mixture of elders/first speakers, teachers, and staff for Red Lake’s Ojibwemowin Advisory Committee attended their monthly meeting at Oshki-maajitaadaa (New Beginnings) in Redby,...
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...
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...
Cherokee Nation
The Cherokee Immersion Charter School graduated its third group of Cherokee speakers on Tuesday, May 13...
Tanya H. Lee
Senate Committee on Indian Affairs Chairman Jon Tester, D-Montana, introduced the Native Language Immersion Student Achievement Act in January...
Christina Rose
It’s been more than 300 years since Wampanoag was the primary spoken language in Cape Cod...
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...
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...