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  • Mar 09, 2012
  • 06:03 PM

Language Plan and Tribal Efforts Praised

Carol Berry / Indian Country Today Media
Jimmy Newton, Southern Ute chairman, said Ute language learning is allowed in the school district that includes Ignacio, headquarters of the Southern Ute Indian Tribe. Ute 101 has been offered and now Ute 102 is available for students. “We’re taking a real hard look at this in preserving the language,” he said.

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