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American Indian Studies Program

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American Indian Studies Program

The American Indian Studies Program exists primarily to assist with the implementation of the curricular requirements in the areas of American Indian history, culture, and tribal sovereignty. The program is also responsible for American Indian Language and Culture Education.

Program staff:

American Indian Students and Items of Religious and Cultural Significance

 
 
As noted in the letter, it is our hope that schools or districts take this opportunity to review their policies and reach out to the sovereign tribal nations near them.
 
If you have any questions about the letter above, feel free to contact David O’Connor, American Indian Studies Consultant, at david.oconnor@dpi.wi.gov or (608)267-2283.

 

Upcoming Events

 

Calendar page icon Local, Regional, State, and National Events Related to American Indian Studies & Education 

There are a variety of local, regional, state and national organizations that sponsor conferences, meetings, and trainings that may be of interest to those working in the area of American Indian studies or education. These professional development opportunities range from one day to a week long, the items listed on the icon or the Calendar of Events section above provide a rich diversity of events and opportunities for those interested in this work.

For questions about this information, contact David O'Connor (608) 267-2283