for Navigating the Alaska
Native Studies Curriculum and Teacher Development
If the size and scope
of this web site seems overwhelming at first, please read
Central" is Alaskool.org's homepage and provides
links to main categories of site content.
Alaskool no longer
uses frames so it should be simple for users to bookmark specific
For your browsing
convenience Alaskool has a Search
Engine. Go to the small box for entering words, then
click on the button labeled "GO." Suggestions for
search words are:
- topics that you're
- names of people
Or just click along
through Alaskool's topics,
teacher resources, or historic
information contributed by contributor schools - Alaskool
Outposts - in such as Chevak,
Howard Luke Academy,
of Native Education is a large and well-developed section
with many historic documents, letters, and photographs
that span the last hundred years.
Native Languages section is one of the most popular areas
of the website. There are free fonts, dictionaries, phrasebooks
with audio files and much more.
Originally a big
focus of the project that started the Alaskool website, there
is a good selection of curriculum
units on Alaska Native land claims and working with local
histories. We're also always interested in adding more, so
contact us if you have something you'd like to contribute.
Click on Teacher
Tour for an overview of resources of interest to teachers.
Or check out the
Index for links to all of Alaskool's audio and video selections.
These cover topics such as health, subsistence, theater, land
claims, and more.
New is always a good way to see what's been added recently
as well as a list of many of the things on Alaskool.
The Last Question?
How would you use resources from this site in a real life
teaching situation? We have a Teacher Bookmarks section. (To
find the link scroll to the bottom of the Site
Map page.) You can use it to develop class reading lists
and related assignments. We appreciate any comments that anyone
might have on this.
Alaskool Team to find out
who is working on the Alaskool project and website. Contact
us with any questions, comments, requests. Messages go
through the Webmaster and are addressed by the appropriate