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The Ways is a series of stories from Native communities around the central Great Lakes. This online educational ...
Grades 6-12
Archeological site
Located on the Crawfish River, one mile east of Lake Mills, Wisconsin, Aztalan is Wisconsin’s premiere archaeological site. ...
Grades PK-12
Place-based education (PBE) immerses students in local heritage, cultures, landscapes, opportunities and experiences, using these as a foundation ...
Grades PK-12, Educator
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Wisconsin First Nations provides educators and pre-service teachers accurate and authentic educational resources for the teaching of the Native Nations of Wisconsin.


David O’Connor finds personal reflection and storytelling essential to learning about Wisconsin’s First Nations

“…Having an understanding of who [you are] and where you come from helps you understand how to teach about communities or cultures that may be different from your own.”

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American Indian Studies in Wisconsin