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.Premiere Date: September 12, 2016 | Runtime: 00:17:23
Through the lens of independent documentaries, America ReFramed brings to national audiences compelling stories that illuminate the changing contours of an ever-evolving America. The social-issue documentary series presents an array of personal voices and experiences through which we learn from our past, understand our present and are challenged to seek new frameworks for America’s future.