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Resources that focus on American Indian educational and cultural information; includes funding and a directory of California Indian Education Centers.

California Resources

American Indian Education Oversight Committee
Public notices, agendas, and other related information for the American Indian Education Oversight Committee.

American Indian Education Centers
Directory of American Indian Education Centers in California listed by the county in which they are located.

Funding
Available funding and lists of currently funded agencies for American Indian Education programs, including Tobacco-Use Prevention Education.

Team California for Healthy Kids
State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson has initiated the Team California for Healthy Kids to promote healthy eating and physical activity throughout the day, every day, in schools, before and after school agencies, early childhood programs, and communities. The campaign will focus on making healthy choices the easy choices.

Other Resources

American Indian Higher Education Consortium External link opens in new window or tab.
Professional organization made up of 32 tribal colleges whose mission is to support the work of these colleges and the national movement for tribal self-determination.

Indian Land Tenure Foundation - Lessons of Our Land External link opens in new window or tab.
Lessons of Our Land is an interdisciplinary Indian land curriculum designed to align with existing state standards and is adaptable to include the history and culture of the region’s Indian nations. The Indian Land Tenure Foundation provides free Indian land tenure curriculum for all educational levels.

Journal of American Indian Education External link opens in new window or tab.
One thousand articles covering 30 years of the journal compiled by the Center for Indian Education at Arizona State University.

National Museum of the American Indian External link opens in new window or tab.
The Smithsonian's dedication to the preservation, study, and exhibition of the life, languages, literature, history, and arts of Native Americans.

Native American Authors External link opens in new window or tab.
Bibliographies of published works and links to tribal Web sites.

Native Maps External link opens in new window or tab.
California's Native American lands, tribes, artists, powwows, and other information.

National Clearinghouse for English Language Acquisition External link opens in new window or tab.
Extensive resources on Native Americans.

US Department of Education Office of Indian Education External link opens in new window or tab.
Under Title VII of the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001, Indian education programs are authorized to support the efforts of local educational agencies, Indian tribes, and other entities to meet the special educational and culturally related academic needs of American Indians and Alaska Natives.

Questions: Judy Delgado | judelgado@cde.ca.gov | 916-319-0506 
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