ERIC Number: ED104588
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Indian Educational Leadership: A Conference Report (October 2-5, 1973).
Antell, Will, Ed.; Lynch, Patrick D., Ed.
Papers from the National Conference on Indian Educational Leadership include eight discussions which stress conference objectives to: (1) discuss preparation programs for Native American leaders in educational settings; and (2) discuss issues related to Indian education in general. Conference participants numbered 150 most of whom were Native Americans representing 23 states as well as the provinces of Alberta and Ontario, Canada; this meeting constituted the first national gathering of Indian educational leaders. Emphasizing determination and commitment in Indian leadership, the following discussion titles are indicative of conference scope and focus: "Indian Control of Their Own Schools: Myth or Reality?"; "Are Indians Going to Be Forced to Desegregate Under New Desegregation Policies?"; "Indian Educational Administration: What Special Skills and Competencies for Effective Leadership?"; "Indian Education: Cultural Change or Transmission?"; "How Should Indian Education Be Financed?"; "New Roles for the Indian Professional: Client or System Oriented?"; "The Politics of Indian Education: Diffusion or Coalition?"; "Strategies for Organizing Effective Leadership in Indian Educational Administration." (JC)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Rural Education and Small Schools, Las Cruces, NM.