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 

"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

User Rating User Ratings: 3.8 3.8 stars

Type: Self-paced
Audience: All Educators
OPI Renewal Units: 2 hours
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).

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

user rating User rating: 3.6 3.6 stars 


Type: Self-paced
Audience: All Educators
OPI Renewal Units: 4 hours