Indian Education for Children

Title VII Indian Education

 Nulhegan has Title VII Indian Education programs for the native students of the North Country and Orleans Central Supervisory Unions.

About Title VII — Indian Education

 

SEC. 701 |  SEC. 7101 |  SEC. 7102

SEC. 701. INDIANS, NATIVE HAWAIIANS, AND ALASKA NATIVES.

Title VII (20 U.S.C. 7401 et seq.) is amended to read as follows: 

TITLE VII — INDIAN, NATIVE HAWAIIAN, AND ALASKA NATIVE EDUCATION

PART A — INDIAN EDUCATION

SEC. 7101. STATEMENT OF POLICY.

It is the policy of the United States to fulfill the Federal Government's unique and continuing trust relationship with and responsibility to the Indian people for the education of Indian children. The Federal Government will continue to work with local educational agencies, Indian tribes and organizations, postsecondary institutions, and other entities toward the goal of ensuring that programs that serve Indian children are of the highest quality and provide for not only the basic elementary and secondary educational needs, but also the unique educational and culturally related academic needs of these children. 

SEC. 7102. PURPOSE.

(a) PURPOSE- It is the purpose of this part to support the efforts of local educational agencies, Indian tribes and organizations, postsecondary institutions, and other entities to meet the unique educational and culturally related academic needs of American Indian and Alaska Native students, so that such students can meet the same challenging State student academic achievement standards as all other students are expected to meet. (b) PROGRAMS- This part carries out the purpose described in subsection (a) by authorizing programs of direct assistance for — (1) meeting the unique educational and culturally related academic needs of American Indians and Alaska Natives; (2) the education of Indian children and adults; (3) the training of Indian persons as educators and counselors, and in other professions serving Indian people; and (4) research, evaluation, data collection, and technical assistance. 

Contact Information

For more information about the After School Programs, please send an email to:   nulhegan@abenakitribe.com  

Old Stone House Museum

Nulhegan Regularly Participates in the "All School Days" Programs Here

These programs are put on in the Spring and in the Fall. Click here for more information.

Members of Nulhegan teach the children

Children are taught about our traditions - past and present.

The Native Amercan Drum is Shared

Every child has the opportunity to sit at the drum and learn a native song.

Listen to some of the school children sing and drum!

The children are taught how to drum and they learn a song. This is a group from the Fall Harvest Festival in 2017.