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Learn in Beauty [microform] : Indigenous Education for a New Century / Jon Reyhner, Ed., Joseph Martin, Ed. and Louise Lockard, Ed
Bib ID 5674047
Format BookBook, MicroformMicroform, OnlineOnline
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Northern Arizona Univ., Flagstaff. Center for Excellence in Education
 
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Description [Washington, D.C.] : Distributed by ERIC Clearinghouse, 2000 
162 p. 
ISBN 9780967055411
0967055415
Summary

This volume compiles 11 papers indicative of the new directions that indigenous education is taking in North America. Three sections focus on language, culture, and teaching; indigenous perspectives on indigenous education; and issues surrounding teaching methods. The papers are: (1) "Teaching Dine Language and Culture in Navajo Schools: Voices from the Community" (Ann Batchelder); (2) "Language Revitalization in Navajo/English Dual Language Classrooms" (Mary Ann Goodluck, Louise Lockard, Darlene Yazzie); (3) "Racing against Time: A Report on the Leupp Navajo Immersion Project" (Michael Fillerup); (4) "Community-Based Native Teacher Education Programs" (Connie Heimbecker, Sam Minner, Greg Prater); (5) "Measuring Language Dominance and Bilingual Proficiency Development of Tarahumara Children" (Carla Paciotto); (6) "Post-Colonial Recovering and Healing" (Angelina Weenie); (7) "Observations on Response towards Indigenous Cultural Perspectives as Paradigms in the Classroom" (Stephen Greymorning); (8) "Visual Metaphor, Cultural Knowledge, and the New Rhetoric" (Robert N. St. Clair); (9) "An Examination of Western Influences on Indigenous Language Teaching" (J. Dean Mellow); (10) "Teaching English to American Indians" (Jon Reyhner); and (11) "Charter Schools for American Indians" (Brian Bielenberg). (Contains references in each paper and contributor profiles.) (SV)

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Availability: Center for Excellence in Education, Northern Arizona University, P.O. Box 5774, Flagstaff, AZ 86011-5774; Tel: 520-523-5342 ($10.00 plus $3.00 shipping U.S. or $10.00 shipping foreign; 20% discount for 5 or more copies). Full text at Web site: http://jan.ucc.nau.edu/~jar/LIB/LIBconts.html.

ERIC Note: For individual chapters, see RC 022 649-659. Compilation of papers submitted for the Annual Learn in Beauty Conference (2nd, Flagstaff, AZ, June 23-24, 2000) plus additional papers submitted in honor of Dr. Gina Cantoni's retirement from Northern Arizona University.

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Reproduction Microfiche. [Washington D.C.]: ERIC Clearinghouse microfiches : positive. 
Subjects American Indian Culture.  |  American Indian Education.  |  American Indian Languages.  |  Culturally Relevant Education.  |  Educational Practices.  |  Educational Strategies.  |  Elementary Secondary Education.  |  Higher Education.  |  Native Language Instruction.  |  Teacher Education.
Form/genre Books.  |  Collected Works, General.
Other authors/contributors Reyhner, Jon, editor  |  Martin, Joseph, editor  |  Lockard, Louise, editor  |  Gilbert, W. Sakiestewa, editor  |  Northern Arizona Univ., Flagstaff. Center for Excellence in Education
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