AAA in DC: Policy forum on indigenous education

The following policy-related session at the AAA meeting in DC may be of interest to asap-list members.

Public Policy Forum on Indigenous Educational Policy in the U.S.

Friday, December 5; 11:00 am – 12:45 pm
Roosevelt Room 2, Marriott Wardman Park Hotel

Panelists:

Bryan McKinley Jones Brayboy,
Special Advisor to the President for American Indian Affairs,
President’s Professor, & Director of the Center for Indian
Education at Arizona State University

Denise Desiderio,
Policy and Legislative Director of the National Congress of
American Indians

Robert Kelty,
Senior Managing Director of Regional Alumni Support at Teach
for America; Former Coconino County Superintendent of
Schools; 2008 AZ Teacher of the year

Teresa McCarty,
GF Kneller Chair in Educatoon and Anthropology at the University
of California, Los Angeles

Malia Vilegas,
Director of the Policy Research center at the National Congress of
American Indians

Charles (Monty) Roessel,
Director of the Bureau of Indian Education

Facilitator:

Angelina E. Castagno, PhD
Director, Ethnic Studies Program
Associate Professor, Educational Leadership & Foundations
Northern Arizona University

Questions to: [email protected]