Degrees and Certifications:
B.A. History - University of Wisconsin in Madison Teacher Certificate and O.L.C.E. (Ojibwe Language and Culture Education) Certification - College of St. Scholastica K-6 Elementary License, 5-12 Social Studies Licence Master's of Education in Teaching - College of St. Scholastica
The American Indian Studies (AIS) Program provides the opportunity for ALL students, of any and all cultures, to learn American Indian history, literature, art, and language from a Native perspective. Both Ojibwe and Lakota languages are offered at AIMS. All AIS classes meet district and state content standards, and have been developed as rigorous, yet culturally competent courses.
Through collaboration with the Saint Paul Indian Education Program, we offer additional support for American Indian students, including attendance and grade monitoring, college and career exploration, tutoring, and Support class.
American Indian Studies - AIMS Welcome Back Letter 2019-20 AIS Letter to Families
Here at AIMS we have the first Indigenous specific AVID class in the whole country! What makes it different? Check this out AIMS Indigenous AVID
American Indian History Syllabus AIH Syllabus
Indigenous AVID Syllabus Indigenous AVID Syllabus
U.S. Dakota War of 1862 http://www.usdakotawar.org
American Indian Treaties http://www.treaties.matter.org
Using Ojibwe Art in Curriculum http://www.intersectingart.umn.edu
Minnesota History Day http://education.mnhs.org/historyday/