Native American Boarding Schools Case Study

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American and Australian native residential boarding schools have a lot in common, since they both s have the same goal.Which was to assimilate Native children into Western culture. Both Native American children and Aboriginal were taken to the boarding school by force.Their family did not have the option to keep their children either. Both System were sponsored by churches and the government backing.However their are some difference as in Australia the focus on who was taken to the residential boarding school was on half-caste(Aboriginal children that mixed with white).They also intended removal to be a permanent separation from the family, and community. while in America the focus was on all Native American Children, both mixed and full

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