ICT: New Battle in Turf War Over Native Education

Here.  An excerpt:

A new front is opening in the turf war over Indian self-determination: Who controls Indian education—distant Federal bureaucrats or Indian communities attuned to their own children’s needs?

On the last day of July this year at an airport hotel in Denver, 65 Indian educators, elected tribal officials, representatives of tribally-run schools from across the nation, and some of their lawyers opened a two-day dialogue over what to do about the latest alphabet-soup Federal agency, the Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) and its increasing marginalization of tribally-controlled schools.

Read more athttp://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/2014/09/05/new-battle-turf-war-over-native-education


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