Dr. Dean Chavers
7/1/14
The level of racism in Indian schools is astounding. But the level of its exposure is miniscule. Most of it is covered up, hidden, not talked about, and not acted upon...
Dr. Dean Chavers
4/13/14
For years I have tried to find data on Indian students—college preparation, high school completion rates, college entrance rates, college pre-test scores (ACT and SAT), college dro...
Jillian Keenan
3/7/14
My public high school wasn’t the best, but we did have an amazing history teacher. Mr. L, as we called him, brought our country’s story to life...
Dr. Dean Chavers
3/24/13
In a controversial book called Education Myths: What Special Interest Groups Want You to Believe About Our Schools—And Why It Isn't So published in 2005 by Rowman & Littlefield...
ICTMN Staff
1/25/13
The Department of Education recently reported graduation rates have improved across the country, but Native students still need support...
ICTMN Staff
7/9/12
While graduation rates have improved in Rapid City Area Schools—according to the South Dakota Department of Education, last year just under 52 percent of Native American students g...
ICTMN Staff
6/28/12
Right now 24 Native American students are battling the odds—the odds that say half of them won’t graduate high school—by dedicating two weeks of their summer to the Indigenous Ways...
Dr. Dean Chavers
6/16/12
Indian students who want to go to college have an unlimited amount of possibility...
Dr. Dean Chavers
9/1/12
In talking to my friend Al Paulson recently, it turned out we have a common problem. We can’t give away scholarships. What a shame...