The program will teach educators about Native life and culture in an attempt to better prepare teachers to work with Native students.
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July 29, 2016
June 07, 2016
The new rural and tribal Promise Zones will focus on boosting education and economic opportunities.
May 18, 2016
Two bills would aim to preserve Native languages and remove control of tribal schools from the Bureau of Indian Education.
March 28, 2016
The grants will attempt to preserve Native languages and support education for Native students.
March 21, 2016
Native students at BIE schools would be able to receive scholarships to attend private schools or receive tutors in certain states.
March 18, 2016
The report found nearly 40 percent of BIE schools were not inspected for safety and health violations in fiscal year 2015.
February 29, 2016
The Native Youth Community Projects will offer $17.4 million in grants, compared to $5.3 million last year.
February 11, 2016
Utah teachers who work in schools with large populations of Native students would receive a salary bonus.
December 16, 2015
Nationwide, only 69.6 percent of Native American students graduate in four years.
December 09, 2015
About one third of Wyoming's Native students miss school due to transportation, family issues, and a mistrust of schools.