SUPPORT FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A NATIVE AMERICAN TEACHER CAMPAIGN

Download WHEREAS, the National Indian Education Association (NIEA) was established in 1970 for the purpose of advocating, planning, and promoting the unique and special educational needs of American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians; and WHEREAS, NIEA as the largest national Indian organization of American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian educators, administrators, parents, and […]

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SUPPORT EQUITABLE ACCESS TO FEDERAL EMPLOYEE HEALTH BENEFITS FOR EDUCATORS IN TRIBALLY CONTROLLED SCHOOLS

Download WHEREAS, the National Indian Education Association (NIEA) was established in 1970 for the purpose of advocating, planning, and promoting the unique and special educational needs of American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians; and WHEREAS, NIEA, as the largest national Indian organization of American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian educators, administrators, parents, and […]

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Support for the Native CLASS Act (S.1262)

Download WHEREAS, the National Indian Education Association (NIEA) was established in 1970 for the purpose of advocating, planning, and promoting the unique and special educational needs of American Indians, Alaska Natives and Native Hawaiians; and WHEREAS, NIEA as the largest national Indian organization of American Indian, Alaska Natives and Native Hawaiian educators, administrators, parents and […]

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CULTURAL AND LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS FOR TEACHERS

Download WHEREAS: Education is a complete learning environment for parents, teachers and students; and, WHEREAS: The self-esteem of Indian and Native American students is more complete if teachers better understand Native students’ languages and cultures; and, WHEREAS: Teachers better prepared academically and socially to understand Indian and Native American students will make them better teachers; […]

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