Crazy Horse class teaches American Indian culture

Crazy Horse, South Dakota (AP) 1-09

A college class started January 12at Crazy Horse Memorial will teach students about American Indian history, especially on the Lakota, Dakota and Nakota people.

The course is run through Black Hills State University and will meet Monday evenings through April 27.

Donovin Sprague of Rapid City will teach it. He’s the education director at Crazy Horse and an adjunct instructor for the Spearfish college.

Besides current cultural issues, the class will also show students how to teach bi-culturally..

The course is designed to meet the American Indian studies requirements for South Dakota certification.