Serving Native American Students and Families in Humboldt County

Here you will find a variety of resources for supporting the academic and social-emotional well-bring of indigenous youth in our community. 

Northern California Indian Development Council (NCIDC)

The Northern California Indian Development Council (NCIDC) serves the needs of Native American communinites around the state.  Visit their website to learn more about TK-12 Educational programming, including community trainings and events, youth programs  professional development and resources for educators, and IEP support.

 

Here you will also find a curated selection of professional readings and videos for educators about teaching Native American culture and history, as well as culturally responsive pedagogy for Native American learners.

 

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Da'luk youth group flyer

 

Rain L. Marshall, JD, Indigenous Youth Advocate for the NCIDC, offers a training for local educators: “Incorporating Indigenous Education into K-12 Curriculum.”  Preview slides by clicking on the cover image below, and contact NCIDC for more information.

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Klamath-Trinity Curriculum Project

Browse the catalog of K-12 curriculum published by the Klamath-Trinity Indian Education Program and available for purchase.

Indians of Northwest California curriculum binder

Local Educational Videos

Lesson Resources

Traditional Ecological Knowledge (TEK) lesson series from STEM Trading Cards.

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Learn at Home activities from the National Indian Educational Association (NIEA).

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Native Knowledge 360 Initiative resources for lessons and professional learning.

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