The Importance Of American Indian Studies — And How Best To Teach It

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Heard On The Morning Show
A map of the area we now call Wisconsin shows the tribal nations by location.
Map created as part of the Wisconsin First Nations project. To view map in full and see legend visit here. Image courtesy of Wisconsin First Nations.

Since the early ’90s, state law has required schools to teach about Wisconsin’s First Nations. During the pandemic, there’s been an uptick in interest from teachers who want to teach students more on this topic. We explore the rich history, culture and sovereignty of Native Americans in the state.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Steven Potter Producer
  • Lee Rayburn Technical Director
  • David O'Connor Guest

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