July 19, 2021
American Indian Studies Center celebrates boost to indigenous education in L.A.
Author: Jessica Wolf |
Over the course of the pandemic, which hit Native commmunities particularly hard, UCLA’s American Indian Studies Center faculty and staff were part of a campaign by the Indigenous Education Now Coalition to encourage Los Angeles leaders to invest in educational opportunities, activities and curriculum for and about K-12 indigenous students.
On June 22, Los Angeles Unified School District Board of Education unanimously voted to dedicate $10 million to support Indigenous student achievement. The c