ERIC Number: ED458070
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: N/A
Native Education Directory, 2002: Organizations and Resources for Educators of Native Americans.
Hammer, Patricia Cahape, Comp.; Moellendick, Charlotte, Comp.; Moellendick, Joseph, Comp.
This fifth edition of the Native Education Directory presents a rich array of activity in Indian country: organizing, leading, researching, administering, governing, publishing, broadcasting, and educating. Section 1, national and international nongovernment organizations, is broken down into four subsections covering advocacy, networking, and reform; research, development, technical assistance, and training; funding and sponsorship; and youth leadership, mentoring, and service. Section 2, federal programs, consists of 8 subsections; one each for the Departments of Education, Health and Human Services, Housing and Urban Development, Interior, and Labor; Congress; the National Science Foundation; and the Smithsonian Institution. Section 3 covers media, periodicals, publishers, and producers of other useful directories. Section 4 presents state and territorial government and nongovernment organizations. Section 5 covers colleges and universities offering Native studies, Native language instruction, supportive services, or scholarships for Native students. In all sections, each entry lists contact information, including address, contact person, phone, fax, e-mail, and Web site (when available); the area served; and a short program description. (Contains an index.) (TD)
Descriptors: Advocacy, American Indian Education, College Programs, Colleges, Federal Programs, Higher Education, International Organizations, National Organizations, Nongovernmental Organizations, Public Agencies, Publications, Resource Materials, Technical Assistance, Tribally Controlled Education, Youth Programs
ERIC/CRESS, PO Box 1348, Charleston, WV 25325-1348 ($12). For full text: http://www.ael.org/eric/ned/.
Publication Type: ERIC Publications; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: AEL, Inc., Charleston, WV.; ERIC Clearinghouse on Rural Education and Small Schools, Charleston, WV.; National Indian Education Association, Arlington, VA.