http://sealaska.com

Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Photo: Way to go

Tlingit language teacher Vivian Mork, right, high-fives her students, left to right, Aaron Cohen, 7th grade; Evan Anderson, 8th grade; Logan Terry...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021505/loc_20050215007.shtml
News
Drawing on tradition to teach her own tongue

At an age when most people begin to pace themselves, Tlingit language teacher Florence Sheakley has just found her stride. Sheakley, 59, is the first fluent Tlingit speaker to complete official certification...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/010700/Loc_color.html
Local
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...begin to pace themselves, Tlingit language teacher Florence Sheakley has just...begin to pace themselves, Tlingit language teacher Florence Sheakley has just...begin to pace themselves, Tlingit language teacher Florence Sheakley has just...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/010700/Loc_color.shtml
Juneau Tlingit institute expands to Ketchikan, Sitka

...students and their teachers. Shirley Kendall came down from Anchorage for the two-week program in Juneau. As a Tlingit-language teacher, she found the teaching-methods class useful. "There's a large variety of games they can play using Tlingit...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082502/loc_tlingetside.shtml
News
'Sharing Our Knowledge' conference invites public to celebrate Alaska Native cultures

...Tlingit language and Alaska Native education. Tlingit language teacher Mary Folletti will present a Tlingit language...their ancestors," said conference organizer and Tlingit language teacher Marsha Hotch. Originally from Klukwan, Hotch...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2012-03-22/sharing-our-knowledge-conference-invites-
Art
Birth of a college

...and a critical need for Native male teachers," Hope said. Included in college plans is the development of a Tlingit Language Teacher Certificate program, working with the Southeast Alaska Native Educators' Association and partnering with existing...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021702/Ins_college.shtml
Inside
SHI publishes atlas of Native place names

...with a fundamental tool to do exactly that. Sh toogaa xat ditee - I am grateful," said Lance Twitchell, a Tlingit language teacher at the University of Alaska Southeast.The book includes a note to the reader by Harold Martin, who was instrumental...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2012-04-12/shi-publishes-atlas-native-place-names
Art
A crossroad and a bridge

...so that younger generation could access the material gathered from their elders. Amanda Bremner, apprentice Tlingit language teacher with the Yakutat Tlingit Tribe, said that de Laguna's goal of reaching younger members of the Yakutat community...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091610/art_708448897.shtml
Arts
Bringing the past into the future

...Nora Marks Dauenhauer. Sheakley added to the form with help from her mother, and uses it for her work as a Tlingit language teacher at the University of Alaska Southeast. Most of the students said they didn't know much about Tlingit clan...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052710/art_645326777.shtml
Arts
Competing groups pitch school plans

...not Native, but I feel it's an essential part of our educational system,'' she said. Anna Katzeek, a Tlingit language teacher, said children need self-identity and a feeling of belonging. ``When they know they have Tlingit names...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/112499/Loc_school.html
Local

CONTACT US

  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING