Indian Education- Special Programs for Indian Children

To support project to develop, test, and demonstrate the effectiveness of services and programs to improve educational opportunities and achievement of Indian children; to increase the number of qualified Indian individuals in teaching or other education professions that serve Indian people, to provide
training to qualified Indian individuals to enable such individuals to become teachers, administrators, teacher aides, social workers, and ancillary educational personnel, and to improve the skills of qualified Indian individuals who serve in education professions.
Related Programs

Examples of Funded Projects

Fiscal Year 2008: Early childhood education curricula and school readiness; activities to enable Indian students to enter and complete postsecondary education programs; professional development to support Indian individuals receive teacher certification and placement in schools with concentrations of Indian students.

Fiscal Year 2009: Not currently available.

Fiscal Year 2010: Not currently available.

Agency - Department of Education

The Department of Education ensures equal access to education and promotes educational excellence through coordination, management and accountability in Federal education programs. The Department works to supplement and complement educational efforts on all levels, encouraging increased involvement by the public, parents and students.