TEDNA’s Vice President Kerry Venegas Testified on FY 2017 Funding for Tribal Education

TEDNA’s Kerry Venegas, Vice-President (Hoopa Valley Tribe) testified in front of the House Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies on March 17, 2016 in Washington D.C.

I Am Not A Mascot

Teach for America’s Native Alliance Initiative created this video in response to the debates surrounding Native mascots in professional sports.  Teach for America has long been a supporter of TEDNA.  You can see their video at Teach for America’s Blog, here, and learn more about the Native Alliance Initiative here.  The Initiative seeks to:

  • Provide an Additional Source of Effective Teachers;
  • Advance Student Achievement and Increase Opportunities through Culturally Responsive Teaching;
  • Partner with Native Organizations and Governments; and
  • Build an Alumni Leadership Pipeline.