New Report Highlights Alternative Public Education Programs Helping To Close the Achievement Gap for Urban Native American Youth

From National Urban Indian Family Coalition’s Facebook page:

” Friends – we are proud to announce that our report “Resurgence; Restructuring Urban American Indian Education” was released today! Authored by the brilliant Joe Hobot with support from the Schott Foundation for Public Education and Edgar Villanueva – this first of its kind report examines the history, best practices and provides recommendations on Urban Indian Education.

This report could not have been done without the brilliance and hard work and inspiration of the sites we highlight in the piece which include:

Semillas Community Schools in Los Angeles
NAYA Early College Academy in Portland OR
Native American Community Academy
Takoda Prep of AIOIC
Nawayee Center School
Huchoosedah Indian Education in Seattle WA (Seattle Public Schools)
Native American Student Support Program (Denver Public Schools) ”

Read report HERE

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