Curriculum

OUR curriculum
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“ROLE MODELS ARE SOME OF THE MOST POWERFUL PEOPLE IN THE WORLD, NO MATTER THEIR POSITION IN POLITICS OR LEADERSHIP, BECAUSE THEY CAN INFLUENCE THE MIND OF THE NEXT GENERATION. …ACCOMPLISHMENTS BY PROMINENT NATIVE AMERICANS ARE NOT OFTEN TAUGHT, LEAVING NATIVE STUDENTS TO THEIR OWN DEVICES TO LEARN ABOUT IMPORTANT AND INSPIRING PEOPLE LIKE THEM”
– ELISE EVANS ROBERTS (TLINGIT)
NIWOT HIGH SCHOOL, COLORADO
interviews
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Ada Deer (Menominee) from James Shield on Vimeo.

Willie Frank, III (Nisqually) from James Shield on Vimeo.

Patricia Gerard (Blackfeet) from James Shield on Vimeo.

Hattie Kauffman (Nez Perce) from James Shield on Vimeo.

Oren Lyons (Onondaga Nation) from James Shield on Vimeo.

Mike Peratrovich (Tlingit) from James Shield on Vimeo.

Ralph Poolaw (Kiowa) from James Shield on Vimeo.

Wes Studi (Chereokee Nation of Oklahoma) from James Shield on Vimeo.

Lionel Bordeaux.mov from Cheyenne and Arapaho Television on Vimeo.

LaDonna Harris on her Daughter Protesting Vietnam from Bill Ganzel on Vimeo.

David Rettig – on behalf of Allan Houser from James Shield on Vimeo.

endorsements
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other resources
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EDUCATORS: The “Inspirational Leadership” curriculum poster for grades K-12 is available for printing.
Select Paper Size = 18″ x 24″ to optimize readability.
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