Tag Archives: National Indian Education Association

NIEA Statement on Oklahoma Teacher Strike

Here: Washington, DC: In response to the teacher strike unfolding in Oklahoma, NIEA President Dr. Jolene Bowman released the following statement: “All students deserve a quality education regardless of what state they reside in. In the state of Oklahoma, over … Continue reading

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Friday Job Announcements

Job vacancies are posted on Friday. Some announcements might still appear throughout the week. If you would like your Indian law job posted on Turtle Talk, please email indigenous@law.msu.edu. Hualapai Nation Associate Judge. NEW Closing date: 3/2/2017. National Indian Education Association (NIEA) Tribal Education … Continue reading

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NIEA Job Opening


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Heather Shotton on HuffPo: Indian Education in State of Emergency

Here. An excerpt: The recent release of Adjusted Cohort Graduation Rate data from the U.S. Department of Education was certainly shocking to the nation. But for American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian communities, the data just confirms that education … Continue reading

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NYTs: Article on Arapaho Language Preservation

From the NYTs: RIVERTON, Wyo. — At 69, her eyes soft and creased with age, Alvena Oldman remembers how the teachers at St. Stephens boarding school on the Wind River Reservation would strike students with rulers if they dared to … Continue reading

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