ERIC Number: EJ607048
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Teaching from the Heart.
Northwest Education, v5 n4 p8-15 Sum 2000
Warm Springs Elementary School (Oregon) received national recognition for its model professional development program due to principal Dawn Smith's leadership. Reduction of teacher turnover and student misbehavior at the reservation school was followed by Title I and charter school status, and English-as-second language and American Indian language programs developed in partnership with two colleges. (TD)
Descriptors: American Indian Education, Educational Cooperation, Educational Practices, Elementary Education, Elementary Schools, English (Second Language), High Risk Students, Inservice Teacher Education, Native Language Instruction, Partnerships in Education, Principals, Professional Development, Reservation American Indians, Teacher Persistence
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