…ón TREATY School : “In June 2006, the first preschool class will begin with 5-12 students in a prefab tipi (teepee), invented by Russell Means and architect Randal Ehm. The TREATY Total Immersion School is an innovative solution to a centuries old challenge of how to educate our children with joy, respect and wonder. How to instill self-respect and ignite the spark of lifelong learning… …At Porcupine, South Dakota on the Pine Ridge Sioux Indian Reservation a Total Immersion School is being created. The Reservation is located in Shannon County, the poorest county in the United States. Total Immersion seeks to reverse the disastrous legacy of more than a century of official government policy to destroy the Lakota culture.”
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