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ERIC Number: EJ665160
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0161-6463
Science and Culture in a Curriculum for Tribal Environmental Management: The TENRM Program at the Northwest Indian College.
Berardi, Gigi; Burns, Dan; Duran, Phillip H.; Gonzalez-Plaza, Roberto; Kinley, Sharon; Robbins, Lynn; Williams, Ted; Woods, Wayne
American Indian Culture and Research Journal, v26 n3 p47-64 2002
The National Science Foundation funds a two-year course in environmental resources management at Northwest Indian College on the Lummi Reservation (Washington). The course emphasizes co-articulation of tribal and Western knowledge, a non-abandonment policy toward students, an interdisciplinary approach, and developmental education that begins at the incoming student's level. The program is team-taught with a strong focus on student retention. (TD)
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Language: English
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