Cultural and Educational Resources

Updated on Tue, 04/02/2019 - 10:03am

The Native American Educational Program is not only available for the Native American families that attend Adams 12 Five Stars Schools but also can be resource for the entire district.  The better educated all people are regarding the history and advancements of Native Americans the more likely some of the difficulties faced by Native American students within the school district can be alleviated.  All people within any society gain when all members are treated with the same level of respect they deserve.

Educational Organizations

There are a number of Native American Educational Organizations that help create, compile and/or review the increasing amount of information or fiction given to the public regarding Native American people.  These organizations can help any educator with additional resources and insight regarding the historical and contemporary portrayal of Native American people.

Website & Blogs

Native American thoughts and ideals are not only limited to the past.  As with all people Native American people have also utilized the technologies available.  There are several Native American Websites and Blogs that supply readily available information for any teacher or student.

Languages

Art and Music

Traditional Games & Popular Sports

Indian Country News

Legal Cases & Information Affecting Indian Country

  • Turtle Talk (Indigenous Law and Policy Center Blog, Michigan State University College of Law)

Books & Literature

Additional Cultural Resources

If there is a website or book that should be included here please contact us.

Recent News

AIPAC August Meeting 2019-20

Wednesday, August 14, 2019 - 3:15pm

Our first American Indian Parent Advisory Committee (AIPAC) meeting for the 2019-20 school year is set for August 14, 2019 from 6 - 8pm at the Adams 12 Five Star Schools Educational Support Center (ESC) in the Snowmass conference room. The address for the building is 1500 E. 128th Ave. Thornton, CO 80234.

The agenda includes: initial discussions about the 11th Annual AIPAC powwow, ...

Title VI grant planning meeting scheduled for April 19

Tuesday, March 20, 2018 - 9:45am

Community invited to discuss plans for the 2018-2019 Native Education Program

“The mission of the Adams 12 Title VI Native Education Program is to meet the unique and culturally related academic needs of the American Indian and Alaskan Native students.”

The Adams 12 Native Education Program is made available through the Title VI Grant offered by the Indian Education office of the U. S. Department of Education. This federal program has been created to ...