Tom Raymond, Dean of Education, Email, Phone
Dr. Shannon Amiotte, Professor of Education, Email, Blog, Phone
Dorraine Benson, Elementary Education Faculty, Email, Phone
Larry Gauer, Indian Education Grant Coordinator, Email, Phone
Alicia Zephier, Secretary, Email, Phone
To graduate highly qualified, professional, motivated, and reflective teachers who posses and teach/practice Wolakolkiciyapi in a multicultural, changing world. The professional teacher education program views Wolakolkiciyapi as reflection and conduct of the Lakota Virtues as a means of improving self and others.
Graduates from our programs will be proficient as competent reflective teachers of content, theory, and application with an emphasis on (Lakota Virtues) character education while emphasizing community empowerment through reflection of traditional Lakota perspectives.
Oglala Lakota College's Education Department utilizes instructional delivery based around an Experiential-Interactive Model. Our experiential-interactive model focuses on giving teacher trainees practical application relating to the profession of teaching. Our model includes the following: