ANAHUACALMECACInternational University Preparatory of North America

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Model Curriculum: Xinachtli Ohtli, Sintlamachilistle

Semillas Sociedad Civil is an indigenous community-based nonprofit organization that organizes youth, parents and educators to advance self-determination, sovereignty and human rights as Indigenous Peoples through autonomous education and advocacy. (Organizational Mission)
Anahuacalmecac International University Preparatory of North America is dedicated to student academic excellence, Native wisdom, and appreciation of the cultural and intellectual heritage of Indigenous Peoples and the promotion of positive social awareness. (School Mission)

Ce centetl ce xinaxtli, Ce centetl ce tocani

En cada uno una semilla, de cada uno un sembrador

Each one a seed, each one a seed planter
What does it mean to “indigenize” education? What does it mean to “decolonize” schooling? 
This page includes some examples of actual units of inquiry and summative assessments designed and implemented in Anahuacalmecac.

The experience, theories, practices and initiative Semillas engages in are collectively named Tlamachilisxochiponajle – cultivating flowering knowledge. Tlamachilisxochiponajle is an autonomous educational initiative aimed at radically regenerating education in autonomous communities of Indigenous Peoples through more learner-centered, linguistically aware pedagogy focusing upon education which advances:


1) maternal language,

2) autochthonous culture,

3) autonomous education and

4) universal access for Indigenous children to national and international educational institutions.

 The SobResistencia Game: An exploration of poetry through the application of the