SUPPORTING NIEA TO TAKE A LEADERSHIP ROLE IN LOBBYING TO OBTAIN FUNDS TO RESPOND TO THE RESEARCH NEEDS UNDER THE AUTHORITY OF TITLE V

Download WHEREAS: P.L. 100-297 (Indian Education Act of 1988) Authorizes the U.S. Secretary of Education to meet the special and unique needs of American Indian and Alaskan Native children, and WHEREAS: The law requires the U.S. Department of Education to establish Centers to research those needs and to evaluate programs funded under Title V, and […]

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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 FOR ESTABLISHMENT OF NIEA NATIVE LANGUAGES WORKING GROUP

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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RESOLUTION FOR THE FORMATION OF AN NIEA URBAN NATIVE EDUCATION COUNCIL

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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SUPPORT FOR AN NIEA URBAN NATIVE LEARNER EDUCATION WORKSHOPS

Download WHEREAS, the National Indian Education Association (NIEA) was established in 1969 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 Indians, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian educators, administrators, parents, and […]

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The Establishment of a National Internet Clearinghouse on Indian Education

Download WHEREAS, the National Indian Education Association (NIEA) was established in 1969 for the purpose of advocating, planning, and promoting the unique and special education needs of American Indian and Alaska Native people; and WHEREAS, NIEA, as the largest national organization of American Indian and Alaska Native educators, administrators, parents, and students in the United […]

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A Resolution in Support of Continued Co-Sponsorship of National Tribal Education Department Forums.

Download WHEREAS, at least 80 tribes have tribal education departments which administer programs and functions designed to improve the quality of education and educational opportunities in Indian Country for over 600,000 American Indian and Alaska Native students, and WHEREAS, for the past several years, the National Indian Education Association (NIEA), along with tribes, tribal organizations, […]

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CALLING FOR NIEA TO STRONGLY URGE LOCAL COMMUNITY GROUPS TO TAKE ACTION TO SUPPRESS DRUG USE THROUGH EDUCATION AND ENFORCEMENT

Download WHEREAS: Drugs are infiltrating our communities and reservations, and WHEREAS: A primary purpose of NIEA is to promote the well being of our communities, and WHEREAS: Sovereignty and self-determination include community responsibility NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED: The NIEA strongly urges that local community groups take action to suppress drug use through education and […]

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CALLING FOR NIEA TO DEVELOP A STRONG NO ALCOHOL AND OTHER DRUGS POLICY THAT IS STRICTLY ENFORCED

Download WHEREAS: Alcohol and other drugs are destroying Indian communities especially our youth, and WHEREAS: One of the primary purposes of NIEA is to promote the well being of Indian Youth, and WHEREAS: The self-esteem of Indian people is tied to enhanced Indian values, which are incompatible with alcohol and other drugs, and WHEREAS: Sovereignty […]

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