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imageThe Margaret Byrd Rawson Institute has created a special Language Program to support Native America and Indigenous teachers who are working to preserve their native language. Please contact MBRI for more information on our unique program and scholarship opportunity.

July 2017

Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota

MBRI in partnership with the Thunder Valley Community Development Corporation’s Lakota Language Immersion Program provided a 5 day Orton-Gillingham teacher training.

For more information on this wonderful Lakota Language Immersion program go to: www.Thunder Valley.orgAlso, please, checkout their donation page http://thundervalley.org/donate and consider making a donation to their wonderful program.

….I am poor and naked, but I am the chief of the nation. We do not want riches but we do want to train our children right. Riches would do us no good. We could not take them with us to the other world. We do not want riches. We want peace and love.

~Red Cloud (Makhpiya-luta)

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