ERIC Number: EJ613638
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Aboriginal Education in Canada: A Retrospective and a Prospective.
Kirkness, Verna J.
Journal of American Indian Education, v39 n1 p14-30 Fall 1999
Traces the history of Aboriginal education in Canada. Focuses on the development of Indian control of Indian education, beginning in the 1960s, and suggests the need for Aboriginal communities to free themselves from an educational system that hasn't worked and develop a local model of education that meets community needs and goals. (SV)
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Identifiers - Location: Canada