• Along the Washita - 1868 by Gene V. Dougherty

    Washita Battlefield

    National Historic Site Oklahoma

Additional Information for Workshop Participants

Attendance at the workshop will earn teachers a Staff Development Points Certificate for eight hours. The Cheyenne and Arapaho Department of Education (CADOE) will have resource tables filled with educational materials to use in your classroom. In addition, CADOE will provide each teacher a packet of six language workbooks ("I am Cheyenne and Arapaho") and six corresponding CDs.

There will be a stipend provided for wokshop attendance. Contact the Cheyenne and Arapaho Department of Education at 405-422-7562, for details.

Remember that western Oklahoma is really hot in July. Bring a hat or umbrella, comfortable shoes, sunscreen, and plenty of water. We do have two water bottle refill stations to refill your own water bottle.

Did You Know?

Chief Magpie sitting on the banks of the Washita River.

As a teenager, Magpie survived the 1868 attack on the Washita River, and lived to fight Lt. Col. George Armstrong Custer once again at the Battle of Little Big Horn.