STEM Equity Ally Workshop - Tribal History/Shared History: Oregon American Indian Curriculum

February 28, 2022 5:38 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

This virtual (via Zoom) workshop focuses on Tribal History/Shared History: Oregon American Indian Curriculum. In 2017, the Oregon Legislature enacted Senate Bill (SB) 13, now known as Tribal History/Shared History. Tribal History / Shared History is (K-12) historically accurate, culturally embedded, place-based, contemporary, and developmentally appropriate Native American/Alaska Native curriculum. Throughout this workshop, participants will learn the 9 Essential Understandings and 6 Critical Orientations needed to understand the rich culture and contributions of Native people in this state and nation. Participants will leave the workshop with ways to implement and integrate these essential understandings and educate students on the accurate and authentic traditional knowledge and place of tribal peoples that call Oregon home.

Facilitated by Louise Wilmes, Otoe-Missouria Tribe of Oklahoma

Guest panel and speakers to be confirmed.

This workshop is a new addition to the series of four workshops that were developed by PMPS Equity LeNS (Equity Leadership Network for STEM) team, a group of equity experts and STEM education experts. The goal of these workshops is to empower educators, community program staff, and others who work with marginalized or underserved youth to effectively serve as an Ally*.

Audience: Community STEM educators and community members

Cost: Free

Register to receive the Zoom access information prior to the workshop. 

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