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Agency: CESA 3
Agency Contact: Chuck Keller
Agency Assistant: Kate Hennessy 608-822-2149
Location: CESA 3
1300 Industrial Drive
Fennimore, WI 53809
Facility: Conference Room C/D
Date/Time:
11/2/2017 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM

American Indian Studies: Implementing Act 31 - November 2, 2017      

Description:
David O’Connor, Educational Consultant - American Indian Studies Program, Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI) will present a day long workshop which will provide in-depth discussion of the American Indian Studies and Wisconsin Act 31.

This workshop will help educators implement Wisconsin Act 31, which requires public schools to provide instruction in the history, culture, and sovereignty of the eleven federally-recognized American Indian Nations and tribal communities in the state of Wisconsin.  Participants will receive materials to integrate lesson plans, information resources, pedagogical practices, and district curriculum.  Information about Wisconsin American Indian nation's histories, treaty rights, sovereignty, and cultures will be presented throughout the training.

The goals of the workshop are to share best practices, information, model programs, and resources with administrators and teachers so that they are knowledgeable about American Indian Studies in Wisconsin and are able to meet the requirements of American Indian Studies and Wisconsin Act 31.

Please note this training workshop will meet the licensure stipulation if the training workshop is completed along with completing two follow-up assignments.

Who Should Attend:  Director of Curriculum and Instruction, Administrators, and K-12 Teachers

Cost:  $25.00 - Credit Options Available

Please contact Chuck Keller at CESA 3 for more information: ckeller@cesa3.org or 608-822-2163