Sealaska Heritage Institute’s Tlingit Mentor Apprentice Program is designed to increase the number of fluent speakers under the age of 60. Program coordinator Jasmine James discusses how it works.
The Morning Interview
Reviving Tlingit language
Twenty Native languages, including Tlingit, Haida, and Tsimshian, became official state languages on Thursday, Oct. 23. For Sitka resident Heather Powell, the signing marked a personal victory for a member of her family. more