ERIC Number: ED500010
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2008
Native Education 101: Basic Facts about American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian Education
National Indian Education Association
This document contains information about education of indigenous American peoples, including: (1) Demographics; (2) Reservations and Native Lands Map; (3) Important Community Issues and Concepts; (4) Educational Issues for Native Students; (5) Type of Schools for Native Students; (6) Indian Education Legislation and Executive Orders; (7) Frequently Asked Questions about Indians; and (8) Native Organizations to Know.
Descriptors: Demography, Reservation American Indians, Maps, Cultural Influences, Student Needs, Educational Needs, Educational Legislation, American Indians, Alaska Natives, American Indian Education, Hawaiians, Educational Attainment, Graduation Rate, Self Determination, Governance, Culturally Relevant Education, Language of Instruction, Racial Differences, Comparative Analysis, Tribally Controlled Education, Federal Government, Government Role
National Indian Education Association. 110 Maryland Avenue NE Suite 104, Washington, DC 20002. Tel: 202-544-7290; Fax: 202-544-7293; e-mail: email@example.com; Web site: http://www.niea.org
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Indian Education Association, Arlington, VA.; National Education Association, Washington, DC.