Monthly Archives: May 2016

Alaska 16 Thousand Year History of the People

First Nation American Indian Classroom Resources. Alaska 16 Thousand Year History of the People Music, Dance, Sami, Language, Code Talkers, Navajo, Tlingits, Cree, Cherokee, Literacy, Black First Nation People, Virgin Island, Hawaii Resources   Advertisements

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318 WORDS FOR SNOW: HOW TO PRESERVE THE INDIGENOUS LANGUAGES OF THE ARCTIC

Sami people near their lavvu, a temporary dwelling. When American linguistics scholar Lenore Grenoble began her career, she knew she wanted to use her knowledge to do something of social value. But what? A gathering of linguists at an international … Continue reading

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Business Of Disaster: Insurance Firms Profited $400 Million After Sandy

Business Of Disaster: Insurance Firms Profited $400 Million After Sandy By Laura Sullivan May 24 2016 This story is Part 1 of a two-part series. See our second piece about local recovery programs that are struggling to help homeowners On … Continue reading

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Pell Grant scams high school students

DUAL ENROLLMENT EXPERIMENT Last week, the Department invited 44 postsecondary institutions to participate in an experiment that — for the first time — allows students taking college-credit courses to access federal Pell Grants as early as high school.  As part of … Continue reading

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NOLAN BUSHNELL father of the video game industry.

NOLAN BUSHNELL AT A GLANCE Nolan Bushnell is a technology pioneer, entrepreneur and engineer. Often cited as the father of the video game industry, he is best known as the founder of Atari Corporation and Chuck E. Cheese’s Pizza Time … Continue reading

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