ERIC Number: ED080278
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973-Feb
Reference Count: N/A
Education for American Indians: A Book of Readings.
Dumbleton, Duane D.; Rice, Marion J.
The book of readings is a survey of the history, problems, and prospects of American Indian education in the United States. Concerned with the role of Indian education in the process of acculturation, this document presents, as a book of readings, the same information contained in the preceding expository essay (RC007211). The workbook (RC007213) also pertains to this document. Content is divided into: (1) historical background; (2) contemporary period: 1953-73; (3) cultural context of Indian education; (4) Indian schools, parents, and teachers; (5) Indian students; (6) curriculum; (7) recommendations for improvement; and (8) appendix-glossary. (FF)
Descriptors: American Indian Reservations, American Indians, Boarding Schools, Content Area Reading, Cultural Education, Curriculum, Federal Programs, Government Role, History, Individualized Instruction, Instructional Materials, Parent School Relationship, Social Studies, Treaties
Not Available Separately; See RC007210
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Georgia Univ., Athens. Anthropology Curriculum Project.
Note: Second of a set of four curriculum materials