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Pueblo educators have just updated a K-12 curriculum and teacher training regimen for New Mexico schools designed from a Native viewpoint. It offers guidance on Pueblo history and culture with a basis in Pueblo core values including respect, compassion, balance and service. The original idea stemmed from the state’s celebration of 100 years of statehood, which also didn’t fully incorporate Pueblo historical contributions and wisdom.
Shannon Romero (Cochiti, Santo Domingo and Navajo) – cultural education specialist with the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center in Albuquerque
Treva Riley (Laguna and Acoma Pueblos) – physical education teacher and coach
Break 1 music: Wim Ah I Wem, Tiwa (single) Gregg Analla (artist)
Break 2 music: Eagle Blessing (song) Swinomish Canoe Family (artist)