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ERIC Number: ED060996
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Pages: 43
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Reference Count: 0
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Is There an Indian in Your Classroom This Year?
Minneapolis Public Schools, Minn.
The purpose of this booklet is to describe some of the facets of the American Indian community for the teachers in the Minneapolis School System. The history and activities of the Indian Advisory Committee to the Minneapolis Public Schools are described, and a membership list is included. To assist teachers with Indian students in their classrooms, information is provided on the contributions of the Indian to American culture in the following areas: foods, medicine, inventions, and social concepts. Background information is also given on Indian religion and art, and some of the current problems of urban Indians in the area of employment are discussed. Also included are a list of Indian organizations and services in the Twin Cities and a list of programs available for Minnesota Indian students. (PS)
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Authoring Institution: Minneapolis Public Schools, Minn.
Identifiers: Minnesota (Minneapolis)