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Deconstructing the Doctrine of Discovery
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UNITY Youth Serve as Grand Marshals
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Reps. George Miller and Jim Moran, Indian Country Advocates, to Retire
Two longtime congressional friends of Indian country, Reps...
Flailing Grade: Indian Education Goes From Bold Plans to 'Just Hang On'
At the beginning of the Obama administration, there was major hope from Indian education advocates that Native-friendly policies could be enacted that would shift the federal focus...
Critical, Last-Minute Save For Indian Education
At the eleventh hour, Rep. Don Young, R-Alaska, pulled out a save for drastic cuts to Indian education planned by his fellow House Republicans...
Every Child Left Behind: Sequester Guts Indian Education, Part 2
The cuts to K-12 education funding because of the federal sequester will impact students and teachers across the country, but many say they will hurt American Indian elementary and...
2012 Retrospective: March
Take a look back at March 2012's biggest stories from the pages of our weekly magazine, This Week From Indian Country Today ...
National Indian Education Association Names Cherokee Executive Director
The National Indian Education Association (NIEA) has selected Ahniwake Rose, Cherokee , as its new executive director. She will replace Dr...
Eight More States Get Waiver From No Child Left Behind Law
Back in February President Barack Obama freed 10 states from the mandates of No Child Left Behind (NCLB), a federal law requiring all students to be proficient in reading and math ...
No Child Left Behind Act: A Bust in Indian Country
American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) kids have not made as much progress in reading and math under the No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB) as politicians and educators had hoped, ...
Obama to Free 10 States From No Child Left Behind Requirements
President Barack Obama will announce today that 10 states will be freed from the mandates of No Child Left Behind (NCLB), a federal law requiring all students to be proficient in r...
Educator in Navajo Nation Grapples with ‘Savage Inequalities’ in Reservation Schools
Brittani K. Roy
In 2010, I moved from Indiana to Piñon, Arizona to teach on the Navajo Nation reservation, which covers more than 27,000 square miles over a three-state area...
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