ERIC Number: ED048993
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-May
Reference Count: 0
Proceedings: Twelfth Annual Indian Education Conference.
Arizona State Univ., Tempe. Bureau of Educational Research and Services.
"A Look at Indian Education in the 70's" was the theme of this conference, where representatives from 10 American Indian tribes gave general remarks about the status of education on their reservations. Included in the remarks was information on the number of students in higher education, adult education, early childhood programs, and elementary and secondary schools. Various tribal scholarship programs were mentioned, as were problems encountered by Indian students in various educational programs. Included in the conference proceedings are the keynote address, a report from the Tribal Leader Panel, and summaries of the following workshops: (1) Central Office Policy on Indian Education, (2) Teacher Aide Programs, (3) Functions of National Indian Education Association, (4) Indian Community Schools, (5) College Indian Studies Programs, (6) Bureau of Indian Affairs Educational Programs, (7) Intercollegiate Indian Programs and Clubs, and (8) Problems of Urban Indians. Discussions of panel presentations conclude the document. (LS)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Arizona State Univ., Tempe. Indian Education Center.
Authoring Institution: Arizona State Univ., Tempe. Bureau of Educational Research and Services.
Note: Proceedings of Twelfth Annual Indian Education Conference, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, March 19-20, 1971