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TO THE AMERICAN INDIAN POLICY REVIEW

COMMISSION

THE FINAL REPORT-TASK FORCE 5-INDIAN EDUCATION

(Submitted by: Helen Maynor Scheirbeck, Chairwoman; Earl J. Bar

low, Member; Lorraine Misiaszek, Member; Kathy McKee, Specialist; Kyle Joan Patterson, Intern)

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CONTENTS

A. Introduction...

B. United States Office of Education..

Historical Background-

Organization of USOE.

USOE: Role---

Reliability of Available Data--

Factors Inhibiting the Impact of USOE Funding-

C. Bureau of Indian Affairs..

Indian Self-Determination.

Budget Provisions.-

Special Education..

Funding the States.

Adult Education and Adult Vocational Training Serv-

ices

Conclusion

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Contents Continued

IV. State Policies and Finance:

A. Introduction..

B. Survey of State Departments of Education..

C. State Policy and Finance Study--

Factors Affecting Finance of Indian Education.

Indian Students in Public Schools..

Analysis of Indian School Financing-

Federal Contribution to Revenue..

V. Report and Analysis of Field Activities:

A. Introduction..

B. Summary -

C. Conclusion..

VI. Special Studies:

A. Navajo Education...

B. Education Needs and Problems of Non-Federally Recog-

nized Indians..

C. Survey on Primary and Secondary Education..

D. BIA Off-Reservation Boarding Schools.

E. Indian Com unity Controlled Schools..

F. Higher Education..

VII. Proposed Legislation.

VIII. Selected Bibliography-

IX. Appendixes

A. Unpublished monograph by Earl J. Barlow.

B. Statistics on schools as reported by Rev. Jedidah Morse--

C. Statistics on Indian Schools as reported by the Office of In-

dian Affairs (1830).

D. Course of study for Indian schools (1890)-

E. Correspondence of Commissioner of Indian Affairs regarding

the transfer of Indian students to public schools---

F. Regulations concerning enrollment and attendance of Indian

children in school.--

G. Chronological list of treaties made between Indian tribes

and the United States containing educational provisions.-

H. Support of Schools : Tribal Funds---

I. Annual appropriations made for General Education Fund

(1871-1950)

J. Substantive provisions contained in Indian Appropriations

Acts which affect education---

K. Survey of recommendations from six national studies com-

pleted from 1928 to 1974.---

L. Authorizing federal statutes pertinent to Indian education,

Bureau of Indian Affairs_-

M. Bureau of Indian Affairs, Obligations in Thousands, Fiscal

Year 1950 to Fiscal Year 1976_.

N. BIA Education Budget in 1975.

0.-USOE Eetasides for BIA--

P. Indian Controlled School Boards..

Q. Moneys obligated to Indian Controlled Schools by BIA.

R. Money expended for selected BIA boarding schools, 1883 to

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S. Enrollment of students attending off-reservation boarding

schools by tribe --

T. Survey of State Boards of Regents..

U. Public Law 93–638 Community College Survey ---

V. Profiles fo Seventeen Indian Community Controlled Schools.

W. Tribal Council Survey --

X. List fo Task Force Hearings..

Y. Letter from Lorraine F. Misiaszek to Senator James

Abourezk, dated December 20, 1976_,

Z. Hearing Participation Information -

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