Jorge Martin Melchor
9/4/13
For many Native Americans, a higher education can seem an impossible goal, especially if they are struggling to overcome major obstacles like poverty or isolation...
ICTMN Staff
8/1/13
It’s not the first time Sherman Alexie’s The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian has been scrutinized for its mature themes...
Christina Rose
7/13/13
At a US Senate Committee on Indian Affairs roundtable discussion, tribal leaders and Indian Education specialists focused on challenges and the need for more tribal input in Indian...
ICTMN Staff
7/11/13
Former North Dakota Democratic Senator Byron Dorgan recently penned an opinion piece on The New York Times website titled “Broken Promises,” where Dorgan takes a closer look at how...
ICTMN Staff
7/4/13
As the rest of the country celebrates its Independence Day, it has left us wondering what a Native American Independence Day would look like...
Duane Champagne
7/1/13
In contemporary nation states education is a key institution for the socialization and creation of citizens...
ICTMN Staff
6/11/13
June 11 marks the fifth anniversary of the day that Prime Minister Stephen Harper formally apologized to aboriginals for the 150-year residential-schools period of the nation’s his...
ICTMN Staff
6/10/13
After being vacant for three months, Keith Moore will step in and serve as the interim director of Indian education for South Dakota...
Dr. Dean Chavers
6/8/13
The people running Indian schools often get fired if they do too good a job. It does not always happen, but it happens a lot...
Gale Courey Toensing
6/7/13
The late Hopi leader Thomas Banyacya once said, “Do not look outside yourself for a leader.” That’s good advice for those with inherent leadership qualities...

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