ACT 31: History, Culture and Sovereignty Rights of Wisconsin Indians
This workshop is designed for those who are seeking initial licensure or certification to comply with Act 31 legislation required by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction.
This one-day seminar includes minority group relations, and demonstrating knowledge and understanding of the history, culture, and tribal sovereignty of American Indian tribes and bands located in Wisconsin.
My Anishinaabe name is Nodaway Benaise and I am Sturgeon Clan. I am enrolled in the Oneida Tribe of Wisconsin, and my ancestry includes Menominee, Mille Lacs Ojibwe, Stockbridge-Munsee, French and English. My experience as an educator, lecturer and curriculum specialist in ... read more
Who Should Attend
Educators and those who are seeking to fulfill the mandate required by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction.
Priority is given to UWM post-baccalaureate students. Please indicate your status on your registration.
Benefits and Learning Outcomes
This seminar carries no credit, but meets the state of Wisconsin’s certification requirement.
This seminar satisfies the Human Relations stipulation for those who have completed a comparable, approved educator preparation program in another state.
This requirement applies only to those individuals seeking initial licensure or certification in the state of Wisconsin.
All UWM Students are required to list their student ID number during class attendance.
Lunch is provided.
"Mr. Denning’s knowledge, insight and personal stories were enlightening and informative." — Seminar participant
"I loved the historical perspective on contemporary issues that persist. Great conversations and though-provoking histories and resources." — Seminar participant
All sessions are Face-to-Face unless otherwise noted.
Date: Fri., Mar 23
Location: UWM School of Continuing Education
Instructor: Mark Denning
Enrollment Limit: 50
Program Number: 7140-10990
Note: This requirement applies only to those individuals seeking initial licensure or certification in the state of Wisconsin.
All UWM students are required to list their student ID number during class attendance.
Lunch will be provided.
Registration Deadline: Tue., Mar. 20