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Native Ways of Knowing Micro-courses
Indigenized Professional Learning
Champion student learning while teaching the diverse histories, cultures and contributions of California Native peoples
San Diego County Office of Education and California Indian Education for All (CIEFA) will be hosting Native Ways of Knowing micro-courses. Educators and leaders are invited to learn from Native American educational, cultural, and tribal experts. Digital resources and Native Ways of Knowing micro-courses will liberate teachers and schools to educate students about the diverse histories, cultures, and contributions of California Native peoples. Educators and leaders will learn how to champion Indigenous education and design programs that support cultural and linguistic preservation and revitalization. The culturally responsive resources shared will improve representations and classroom climates for teaching and learning about California's first people.
Understanding the American Indian Student in Your Classroom
Learn how to create intentional learning spaces to engage, support, and honor K12 American Indian students. Learnings will create a foundation for understanding American Indian student identity and needs; raise awareness about historical bias and institutional racism; and encourage participants to identify strategies for American Indian student success.
Time: Approximately 90 minute self-paced asynchronous professional learning course.
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