With the high number of American Indian students in the region, Indian Education is a priority for SC3. SC3 will develop plans to work with the SEAs to meet the unique, culturally related academic needs of American Indian students in the region, and will provide targeted technical assistance aligned with ED priorities and concerns with the goal of increasing the academic achievement of American Indian students.
Sources of Data on American Indians and Alaska Natives
SC3 will host the Cross-center Regional Indian Education Collaborative - Moving Research into Practice in Indian Country, on June 3-4, 2015, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
Turning Around Low Performing Schools with Significant American Indian Student Populations Webinar to be held on Monday, April 6, 2015.
The New Mexico Indian Education Advisory Council will meet on April 2, 2014.
The 2014 American Indian Education Conference sponsored by New Mexico Public Education Department (NMPED) Indian Education Department will be on April 3, 2014, in New Mexico.
The 2014 Native American Conference on Special Education, "Honoring Our Voices, Our Stories, and Our Journey," sponsored by the Educating Parent of Indian Children with Special Needs (EPICS) will be in Albuquerque, New Mexico, on March 26-28, 2014.
U.S. Department of Education (ED) Office of Indian Education, the White House Initiative on American Indian and Alaska Native Education, and SC3 invites tribal leaders, education professionals, parents, colleagues, and interested stakeholders to participate in Tribal Consultation on Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in Norman, Oklahoma.