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American Indian Language Development Institute (AILDI) Summer Courses

$1,475 per course
See schedule below
Tucson, AZ

Summer 2023 registration is now closed.

The American Indian Language Development Institute (AILDI) offers a unique intensive learning program.

The AILDI summer program offers courses related to language teaching, maintenance, documentation and revitalization. Participants enroll in courses taught by a variety of reputable and experienced Indigenous language activists and Indigenous education instructors.

The summer program promotes and cultivates an atmosphere of sharing among the participants by structuring classes to have both a teaching and learning component. Through lectures, readings, assignments and other hands-on activities, courses are designed for students to apply their skills and knowledge to their schools and community.

AILDI Summer 2023 Program Dates: June 5-June 30, 2023

Summer 2023 AILDI courses:

  • Linguistics for Native American Communities (in person)
  • Documenting Conversational Speech in Indigenous Communities (in person)
  • Introduction to Natural Language Processing for Indigenous Languages (in person)
  • Language Learning for Families (online)

Please visit the AILDI Summer 2023 Courses page for detailed course descriptions.