Tag Archives: Indian Education

Why Indian Education?

We can do more to help all Native youth graduate.

Why Indian Education? Should there be a special focus on helping Native American students find success in school? Isn’t the quality of education the same for all children regardless of ethnicity? Why a special focus? Before we answer these questions, let’s take a walk back in history. Let me first say that Native Americans have […]

Take this drop-out quiz

The first day with kids is as important today as it was 100 years ago.

    Take this drop-out quiz. Students in the old one room schoolhouses dropped out of school because they were more useful on the family farm. In case you haven’t noticed, the small family farm no longer exists. Dropping out of school to work on the farm was once a valid reason. Today dropping out […]