ERIC Number: EJ325673
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1985
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Northland: The Founding of a Wilderness School System.
Chalmers, John W.
Canadian Journal of Native Education, v12 n2 p2-49 1985
The first official trustee of the Northland School Division details the history of the corporation from its founding in 1960. The anecdotal narrative describes achievements and failures, operating procedures, and difficulties of providing education in isolated areas. An editors' response following the paper points out the author's unique contributions and biases. (LFL)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, American Indian Education, Canada Natives, Cultural Isolation, Educational Facilities, Educational History, Educationally Disadvantaged, Elementary Secondary Education, Government School Relationship, One Teacher Schools, Organizational Effectiveness, Rural Schools, School District Reorganization, Small Schools, Teacher Recruitment, Teaching Conditions
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Historical Materials; Opinion Papers
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Identifiers - Location: Canada