School of India for Languages and Culture (SILC) Oral History Project: Interview with Rama Padamnashan
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Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Rama Padamnashan was born in India and immigrated to the U.S. as an adult. She served as a teacher, administrator and board member at SILC. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Personal background; participation in SILC; experiences as a teacher, principal, and board member; curriculum development; personal benefits; Festival of Nations; language; arts; teaching materials; challenges and rewards of teaching; future plans; enrollment; social connections; demographics; Indian festivals; school board; twentieth anniversary celebration; outreach to adopted children; Ragamala Music and Dance Theater.
Quantity 2 hours sound cassette
44 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 01:50:43 running time
Creation Interviewee: Padamnashan, Mrs. Rama
Interviewer: Sonifer, Polly
Subjects East Indian Americans -- Education -- Minnesota -- Saint Paul.
Dates Creation: 03/12/2000
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 88
Accession Number AV2002.159.10
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'School of India for Languages and Culture (SILC) Oral History Project'

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