ICT – Interior Secretary Jewell Discusses Native Education at Laguna Pueblo

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U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell said her December 11 visit to Laguna Pueblo Elementary School in New Mexico was her “first opportunity to see an Indian school directly,” reported the Albuquerque Journal.

She and a number of others, including Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs Kevin Washburn, were meeting to help inform the work of the American Indian Education Study Group. As part of the visit, they toured the school and had a roundtable with principals from other local tribally controlled schools.

Jewell saw the deteriorating school and the difficulty the school has in recruiting and retaining teachers.

 

Read more athttp://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/2013/12/17/interior-secretary-jewell-discusses-native-education-laguna-pueblo-152719

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