14th Annual IEFA Best Practices virtual conference

The OPI Indian Education for All division is hosting its 14th Annual Indian Education for All conference virtually this year. This year’s theme is Honoring Indigenous Resilience and Persistence. Indian Education for All is about learning, growing, and breaking down barriers. The Indian Education for All Best Practices Conference is intended to provide teachers, administrators, and stakeholders with a professional development event that strengthens understandings of Indian Education for All. The keynotes and sessions at Best Practices will increase skill, build background knowledge and inspiration for successful implementation.

Visit the event website to register to attend. The conference is free for all participants.

Montana’s First Peoples: Essential Understandings webinar

This online sharing session will include an introduction to our newest footlocker and its eight lessons designed to explicitly teach the Seven Essential Understandings regarding Montana Indians as well as a chance for classroom teachers to share their most successful IEFA lessons with one another.

Visit the Montana Historical Society website for more information or to register to attend.

Native American Young Literature webinar series

The Region III CSPD & RESA is hosting a three-part webinar series on Native American young literature. Billings librarians Ruth Ferris and Kathi Hoyt will be presenting. Topics discussed in the series include the importance of using literature written by Native American authors for Indian Education for All, and evaluating American Indian Materials and Resources for the Classroom. Novels from authors Sherman Alexie, Louise Erdich, Eric Gansworth, and Gary Robinson will also be discussed. Participants will need to register for each session of the series individually:

Session 1 – October 13, 2020

Session 2 – October 20, 2020

Session 3 – October 27, 2020

Visit the Region III website for more information.

 

Native American Young Literature webinar series

The Region III CSPD & RESA is hosting a three-part webinar series on Native American young literature. Billings librarians Ruth Ferris and Kathi Hoyt will be presenting. Topics discussed in the series include the importance of using literature written by Native American authors for Indian Education for All, and evaluating American Indian Materials and Resources for the Classroom. Novels from authors Sherman Alexie, Louise Erdich, Eric Gansworth, and Gary Robinson will also be discussed. Participants will need to register for each session of the series individually:

Session 1 – October 13, 2020

Session 2 – October 20, 2020

Session 3 – October 27, 2020

Visit the Region III website for more information.

 

Native American Young Literature webinar series

The Region III CSPD & RESA is hosting a three-part webinar series on Native American young literature. Billings librarians Ruth Ferris and Kathi Hoyt will be presenting. Topics discussed in the series include the importance of using literature written by Native American authors for Indian Education for All, and evaluating American Indian Materials and Resources for the Classroom. Novels from authors Sherman Alexie, Louise Erdich, Eric Gansworth, and Gary Robinson will also be discussed. Participants will need to register for each session of the series individually:

Session 1 – October 13, 2020

Session 2 – October 20, 2020

Session 3 – October 27, 2020

Visit the Region III website for more information.

 

Native American Young Literature webinar series

The Region III CSPD & RESA is hosting a three-part webinar series on Native American young literature. Billings librarians Ruth Ferris and Kathi Hoyt will be presenting. Topics discussed in the series include the importance of using literature written by Native American authors for Indian Education for All, and evaluating American Indian Materials and Resources for the Classroom. Novels from authors Sherman Alexie, Louise Erdich, Eric Gansworth, and Gary Robinson will also be discussed. Participants will need to register for each session of the series individually:

Session 1 – October 13, 2020

Session 2 – October 20, 2020

Session 3 – October 27, 2020

Visit the Region III website for more information.

 

Native American Young Literature webinar series

The Region III CSPD & RESA is hosting a three-part webinar series on Native American young literature. Billings librarians Ruth Ferris and Kathi Hoyt will be presenting. Topics discussed in the series include the importance of using literature written by Native American authors for Indian Education for All, and evaluating American Indian Materials and Resources for the Classroom. Novels from authors Sherman Alexie, Louise Erdich, Eric Gansworth, and Gary Robinson will also be discussed. Participants will need to register for each session of the series individually:

Session 1 – October 13, 2020

Session 2 – October 20, 2020

Session 3 – October 27, 2020

Visit the Region III website for more information.

 

Native American Young Literature webinar series

The Region III CSPD & RESA is hosting a three-part webinar series on Native American young literature. Billings librarians Ruth Ferris and Kathi Hoyt will be presenting. Topics discussed in the series include the importance of using literature written by Native American authors for Indian Education for All, and evaluating American Indian Materials and Resources for the Classroom. Novels from authors Sherman Alexie, Louise Erdich, Eric Gansworth, and Gary Robinson will also be discussed. Participants will need to register for each session of the series individually:

Session 1 – October 13, 2020

Session 2 – October 20, 2020

Session 3 – October 27, 2020

Visit the Region III website for more information.

 

Native American Young Literature webinar series

The Region III CSPD & RESA is hosting a three-part webinar series on Native American young literature. Billings librarians Ruth Ferris and Kathi Hoyt will be presenting. Topics discussed in the series include the importance of using literature written by Native American authors for Indian Education for All, and evaluating American Indian Materials and Resources for the Classroom. Novels from authors Sherman Alexie, Louise Erdich, Eric Gansworth, and Gary Robinson will also be discussed. Participants will need to register for each session of the series individually:

Session 1 – October 13, 2020

Session 2 – October 20, 2020

Session 3 – October 27, 2020

Visit the Region III website for more information.

 

Native American Young Literature webinar series

The Region III CSPD & RESA is hosting a three-part webinar series on Native American young literature. Billings librarians Ruth Ferris and Kathi Hoyt will be presenting. Topics discussed in the series include the importance of using literature written by Native American authors for Indian Education for All, and evaluating American Indian Materials and Resources for the Classroom. Novels from authors Sherman Alexie, Louise Erdich, Eric Gansworth, and Gary Robinson will also be discussed. Participants will need to register for each session of the series individually:

Session 1 – October 13, 2020

Session 2 – October 20, 2020

Session 3 – October 27, 2020

Visit the Region III website for more information.