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ERIC Number: ED149937
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: N/A
Education Programs in Alaska. Bureau of Indian Affairs, Revised, 1974.
Bureau of Indian Affairs (Dept. of Interior), Juneau, AK.
Presenting a brief outline of the Bureau of Indian Affairs' (BIA) educational program in Alaska, this pamphlet describes: BIA day school operations (52 schools); the 2 boarding school operations (Mount Edgecumbe and Wrangell Institute); higher education programs; the school nutrition program; school construction; cooperation in educational responsibility with the State of Alaska; community involvement and control; and the recruitment and training of teachers. Additionally, this pamphlet presents a chronological history of the education of Alaska Natives and a map of Alaska, designating BIA Area Office headquarters, agency offices, BIA boarding schools, and state regional schools. The major goals of the Bureau's education program are also presented. (JC)
Descriptors: Agency Cooperation, Agency Role, Alaska Natives, American Indians, Boarding Schools, Community Control, Community Involvement, Day Schools, Educational History, Educational Objectives, Educational Programs, Elementary Secondary Education, Higher Education, Maps, Nutrition, Program Descriptions, School Construction, State Government, Synthesis, Teacher Education, Teacher Recruitment
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Bureau of Indian Affairs (Dept. of Interior), Juneau, AK.
Identifiers - Location: Alaska