Note: To protect the privacy of our members, e-mail addresses have been removed from the archived messages. As a result, some links may be broken.
>>> Sandra Hildreth <shildret> 01/27/96 07:51pm >>>
I teach a high school level Humanities course that is focused on
Art and History, and we are beginning a unit on the activities and ethics
of the late 19th century Indian wars, specifically on the Battle of Little
Big Horn. I wish to make it very clear that our viewpoint is that it's
essential for our students (all students) to understand what our country
did to the Native peoples for the sake of progress. They need to know
the truth. We can't change it, but we can do a better job of educating
people so that we don't continue to discriminate and decimate the Native
Our students will be doing a research project on Custer and the great
Sioux and Cheyenne chiefs of Little Big Horn. Are there any educators
out there who would be interested in helping our students do some
Perhaps a teacher who would help set something up where his or her
students, preferably of Sioux or Cheyenne background, would answer
questions from my students? I'm open to suggestions. Are there any
museum or national park links we could make for research?
Hope to hear from someone. Thanks.
Madrid-Waddington Central School