America ReFramed

Class of '27: "Little Dream Catchers" (English Captions)

Clip: Season 4 Episode 21 | 17m 23s

White Earth Nation preschoolers in Minnesota learn school readiness while engaging in tribal rituals to prepare for kindergarten with a sense of identity. Former Tribal Chairwoman Erma Vizenor sums up the mission of White Earth early education as “a lifetime of choices instead of a lifetime of choices instead of a lifetime of circumstances." "Little Dream Catchers" by Dustinn Craig.

Aired: 09/12/16

Rating: TV-PG

Video has closed captioning.

Funding for CLASS OF '27 is provided by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting as part of American Graduate: Let’s Make It Happen, a public media initiative made possible by CPB to help local communities across America keep more students on the path to graduation. Additional funding provided by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts.