50 Greetings in Native American Languages

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Native American greetings to impress your friends and family! Did you know that at least 40% percent of the 7,000 languages used worldwide are endangered? Indigenous languages are much more vulnerable to endange... Read more »

COVID-19 Puts the Cherokee Language In Jeopardy

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Imagine being in a culture that feels like it's slowly disappearing. For many members of the Cherokee tribe, they don't have to imagine. As COVID-19 continues its historic onslaught, the Cherokee tribal population... Read more »

Learning American Indian Languages At Home – Learn Common Words From Cherokee, Navajo, and Choctaw

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Not sure how to spend your time in quarantine? People all around the country are practicing social distancing to help curb the spread of the novel coronavirus. While being forced to stay home may sound like a chore... Read more »

Diné Bí Ná’álkid Time – New Navajo-English Educational Show To Help Teach Language

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If the GoFundMe campaign is successful, this new educational children's show could help save the Diné language. Diné Bí Ná’ákid Time is the brainchild of educators Dr. Shawna L. Begay and Charmaine Jackson. "I nev... Read more »

Dakota Language Being Offered to High School Students in Southern Minnesota

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Several news outlets are reporting on the exciting addition of Dakota language classes to high school curriculum in a Minnesota community. The Lower Sioux has partnered with the Redwood and Cedar Mountain public schoo... Read more »

Canadian Lawmaker Delivers Statement in Mohawk Language

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Quebec Liberal MP Marc Miller stunned everyone while delivering a statement in Mohawk in the House of Commons last week. According to CBC News, "it's the first time the Mohawk language has been spoken in either of ... Read more »

Waadookodaading – Ojibwe Language Immersion School

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In this wonderful video, Wisconsin Media Lab and The Ways shows us how an Ojibwe immersion school integrates the tradition of sugaring into their curriculum. Keller Paap, a teacher, and Brooke Ammann, the school direc... Read more »

Mvskoke Language Featured on City Signs

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I love seeing these signs in Native languages! It seems to be the trend with more and more communities installing signs with Indigenous words around Indian Country. Back in 2012, Ojibwe language signs were install... Read more »

Rising Voices/Hótȟaŋiŋpi – Lakota Language Documentary on PBS

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A great documentary is airing this month from Florentine Films/Hott Productions, in association with The Language Conservancy and in partnership with the National Endowment for the Humanities, on PBS stations across I... Read more »

Ikceya – New Dakota Language DVD

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One of our readers tipped us off to a new DVD that helps encourage and motivate folks to learn the Dakota language. Especially the younger generation! The instructor is H'upahu Duta (Redwing Thomas), Bdewakantu... Read more »

Arapaho Language Camps 2015

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County 10 reports that the Northern Arapaho Revitalization and Cultural Preservation Organization is hosting two Arapaho language camps this summer! The first session starts July 22-24 at the Wind River Tribal Coll... Read more »

Revitalizing the Blackfeet Language in Montana

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Inspiring story with an incredibly beautiful backdrop of Montana! In this video from the Montana Office of Tourism they spoke with Darrell Kipp, a Harvard scholar, U.S. veteran and member of the Blackfeet tribe who wa... Read more »

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