AIHEC Telecom Network Announces ProgramsFeb 15th, 1999 | By tcj | Category: 10-3: Distance Education, Tribal College News
The AIHEC Distance Learning Network presented 10 classes over the satellite network this fall–nine from Northwest Indian College and one from Salish Kootenai College. In December, the network collaborated with the North American Indian Women’s Association and the National Association for Human Development to broadcast a teleconference entitled “Native American Transportation Needs and the Federal Transit Administration.” The program focused on projects that reservation communities have developed to solve their transportation problems.
In the spring, the network will present 10 telecourses and a series of interactive programs on uses of educational technology and developing a successful tribal language program. Haskell Indian Nations University will present a history course: “American Indians in the Twentieth Century” Wednesday evenings from 6 to 9 p.m. CST.