indian boarding school NPR article with links to resources.This is something that we were never taught about in History class.  Please read!

American Indian Boarding Schools Haunt Many

Should be in our school history books . indian boarding school NPR article with links to resources.This is something that we were never taught about in History class.

Documentary about the Native American Indian Boarding School Experiment .... During the late 19th and 20th centuries, across the United States and Canada, the federal governments habitually required Native American children to attend residential boarding schools.

Documentary about the Native American Indian Boarding School Experiment . During the late and centuries, across the United States and Canada, the federal governments habitually required Native American children to attend residential boarding schools.

Three Lakota boys before and after their admission to the Carlisle Indian Boarding School. ca. 1880s?

this still sickens me to see these young men ripped of their heritage like who they were was so bad this was the worst travesties done by our so called leaders and still the Native American is in the shadows their story not fully shared !

Indian Boarding School Abuse  even they saay thousand died and they move them hunder miles awasy

Indian Boarding School Abuse - Lakota woman Joanne Tall describes the abuse she received as a 12 year old girl in a "christian" boarding school.

"A before and after shot of a man who attended Carlisle Indian boarding school. The destruction of an entire culture in one photo"

Previous Pinner Writes: Before and after shot of a man who attended Carlisle Indian boarding school. The representation of the destruction of an entire culture in one photo.

An excerpt from the upcoming film,"Our Spirits Don't Speak English:Indian Boarding School." Release date spring 2008 from www.richheape.com

Our Spirits Don't Speak English: Indian Boarding School.mabuse in Indian schools. This is mild, if there is such a thing, compared to severe torque and rape by good Christians, JD

Boarding School, Cherokee Nation, Lawrence Panther, Seneca Indian Boarding School, Oklahoma, Native American History, Native American Education, Forced Assimilation, Assimilation, Cherokee Language, Native American students

Boarding School, Cherokee Nation, Lawrence Panther, Seneca Indian Boarding School, Oklahoma, Native American History, Native American Education, Forced Assimilation, Assimilation, Cherokee Language, Native American students

Socioculture Factor #3: This photo is to remind teachers of ELLs of the importance of acculturation (merging your old culture with a new culture while maintaining your identity) over assimilation (conforming to a  new culture by changing your habits/preferences). Native American people lost their identity and culture when they were given new names, forced to conform to beliefs that are not their own, and stripped of their traditional appearances. It was essentially a genocide to their…

American Indian Boarding Schools Haunt Many

Carlisle Indian Industrial School, Pennsylvania (c. Native American children taken from their familis and put into school to assimilate them into white society. The slogan for this governmental campaign: "kill the Indian to save the man".

Use of the boarding school to assimilate Native Americans in the U.S. was official government policy from the 1870s-1930s. Children were taken from their homes, families & reservations & shipped vast distances to the schools. Attendance was required of all Native children ages 10-18. They were shorn of their identities, including name, style of dress & even personal appearance. Students were taught that they were inferior & that the school would 'raise them up' from savagery.

Understanding History: Indian Boarding Schools

Use of the boarding school as a tool to assimilate Native Americans in the United States was the brainchild of Lieutenant Pratt of the United States Army. These boarding schools were official U. government policy from the until the .

The Mohican Indian Lutheran Church, with a school annex, was built in 1901 on a small lake now called Mission Lake. The dormitory next to the church was built in 1908. In about 1923, after a new dormitory was built, the two-story building next to the church became the school. The boarding school clo

The Mohican Indian Lutheran Church, with a school annex, was built in 1901 on a small lake now called Mission Lake. The dormitory next to the church was built in 1908. In about 1923, after a new dormitory was built, the two-story building next to the church became the school. The boarding school clo

Learning finger songs at Carlisle Indian School, ca. 1900.  Frances Benjamin Johnston photo  Courtesy Cumberland County Historical Society  May not be used without permission.

Carlisle Indian School, ca. young American Indian children practicing a western finger song, photo by Frances Benjamin Johnston.

Native American Boarding Schools - To quote a Priest from the Pine Ridge Reservation, "It's genocide, and it's ongoing."

American Indian Boarding Schools Haunt Many

Great Assimilation Article: Top: A group of Chiricahua Apache students on their first day at Carlisle Indian School in Carlisle, Pa. Bottom: The same students four mont.

I film about Indian boarding schools in 1950 "kill the indian and save the man" heart wrenching truths a must see very soon

A film about Indian boarding schools in 1950 "kill the Indian and save the man" heart wrenching truths.

EXTINCTION................http://www.californiaindianeducation.org/indian_boarding_schools/

Education for Extinction: American Indians and the Boarding School Experience, a book by David Wallace Adams

The Horrifying Legacy of Indian Boarding Schools Hasn’t Ended – Here’s What You Need to Know

Do you know about the history of Indian boarding schools in the US? It's horrific – and still having a terrible impact on Native students today. Everyone (but especially educators) should know this information.

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