IEFA Instructional Coaches
Providing teachers with:
- Authentic and meaningful learning experiences
- A deeper understanding of American Indian culture, history and contemporary issues
- Infusing IEFA curriculum in the classroom
- Resource selection and development
Purpose And Promise Of IEFA
The PURPOSE of IEFA is for EVERYONE to recognize the unique and distinct cultural heritage of Montana's first peoples by learning about American Indian culture, history and contemporary issues in a culturally responsive manner. By teaching through a broader perspective, providing professional development for teachers and staff, and by implementing resources and materials, we can combat stereotypes and broaden our students understanding.
The PROMISE of IEFA is that EVERY student feels included and EVERY student experiences school success.