Course Description

This course provides a basic foundation for implementing Indian Education for All (IEFA) in your classroom.  IEFA offers students an opportunity to meet academic standards in multiple content areas and grade levels as they learn about the distinct and unique cultures and heritages of American Indians.

Created by Mike Jetty, OPI Indian Education Specialist 

Type of Course Self-paced course length 2 OPI Renewal Units audience All Educators
User Rating User Ratings: 3.8 3.8 stars

"I enjoyed reading through the lessons and thinking about how they can easily fit into the classroom. The video presentations were also well done. I will continue to do my on research on the different reservations in Montana." —Teacher, Broadwater County, MT

course description

This course provides a step-by-step overview of The Framework: A Practical Guide for MT Teachers and Administrators Implementing Indian Education for All (IEFA). This course will help all educators in understanding how to carefully integrate IEFA practices across curriculum areas in classrooms, schools, and districts.

Developed by Dr. Tammy Elser in partnership with the Salish Kootenai College (SKC).

Type of Course Self-paced course course length 4 OPI Renewal Units Audience All Educators
user rating User rating: 3.6
3.6 stars

"You gave great suggestions on how to approach and teach the subject." —Substitute, Glasgow, MT