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ERIC Number: ED096095
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973-Nov-16
Reference Count: N/A
Education on Indian Terms. Annual Conference, National Indian Education Association. A Summary Report. (5th, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, November 14, 15, and 16, 1973).
Sahmaunt, Ace; And Others
The report of the 5th Annual Conference of the National Indian Education Association (November 1973, Wisconsin) focuses on education on Indian terms. The summary includes conference highlights, such as the Wisconsin Indian Educator of the Year Award, student concerns, and Title IV, Indian Education Act. Representative excerpts of conference speakers and workshops cover legal issues in education, financial aid for higher education, students as an integral part of the National Indian Education Association (NIEA), the NIEA Library Project, Project MEDIA to develop a data base of Native materials, and the NIEA Education Professions Development Act Assistance Project. NIEA executive staff members, directors, and conference committee members are also listed. Addresses were given by such persons as the NIEA Director, the President of the Great Lakes Inter-Tribal Council, the Milwaukee Mayor, the Wisconsin Lieutenant Governor, the Deputy Superintendent of the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction, candidates for the position of Deputy Commission for Indian education (U.S. Office of Education), the President of the National Congress of American Indians, and representatives of various tribes and groups. (KM)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Indian Education Association, Minneapolis, Minn.
Identifiers - Location: Wisconsin