Promoting Schooling Pathways that Enhance Native Ways of Knowing and Being

Financial support from the Walton Foundation opened an opportunity for NIEA to develop the first ever comprehensive handbook promoting the growth and expansion of Native Charter Schools, entitled “Sovereignty in Education: Creating Culturally-Based Charter Schools In Native Communities.” Developed with the sole purpose of…

National Child Abuse Prevention Month 2017 – Building Community, Building Hope

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month, a time to acknowledge the importance of families and communities working together to prevent child abuse and neglect, and to promote the social and emotional well-being of children and families. In its 34th year, this year’s theme…

First Kids 1st – Native American Heritage Month 2016

By National Indian Education Association (NIEA) November is Native American Heritage Month, a time to pay tribute and acknowledge the many contributions that Native people have made to America. The first inhabitants of these lands contributed to modern day society through foods, medicine, literature,…