January 2021

Michaela Goade becomes first Native American to win Caldecott Medal

Submitted by analysa.allison on Fri, 01/29/2021 - 14:52

"NEW YORK (AP) — Illustrator Michaela Goade became the first Native American to win the prestigious Randolph Caldecott Medal for best children’s picture story, cited for “We Are Water Protectors,” a celebration of nature and condemnation of the “black snake” Dakota Access Pipeline."

Read the full article here


Medtronic Scholarship Opportunity

Submitted by analysa.allison on Fri, 01/29/2021 - 14:28
Medtronic is offering Scholarships to American Indian college students who are pursuing degrees in Health, Sciences or Biomedical Engineering.
Please note that the application process closes on Monday, February 15th (See the attached for more details).
Dustin Jansen, Division of Indian Affairs Director

Term 2 High Honor Roll

Submitted by analysa.allison on Wed, 01/27/2021 - 16:59
Congratulations to all the following students! All of your hard work and determination has paid off. Keep up the wonderful work!
Eileen Quintana, Natalie Billie, Analysa Allison, and Shoshana Begay

Center for Parent Information & Resources

Submitted by analysa.allison on Tue, 01/05/2021 - 14:48

"The Center for Parent Information and Resources is honored to host the library of products developed by the Native American Parent Technical Assistance Center (NAPTAC) and the many resources being developed and added by the Leadership in Disabilities and Achievement of Hawaii (LDAH)."

For more information, please visit this website: https://www.parentcenterhub.org/welcome-to-the-naptac-library/