ERIC Number: ED107438
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Through Education: Self Determination--A Bicentennial Goal for American Indians. The Second Annual Report to the Congress of the United States from the National Advisory Council on Indian Education.
National Advisory Council on Indian Education, Washington, DC.
The second annual report of the National Advisory Council on Indian Education (NACIE) presents NACIE's major 1974 activities and recommendations; the council's letter to Albert H. Quie, House of Representatives (a summary of the council's progress-to-date in which Chairman Will Antell explains in great detail the complexities and problems of implementing Title IV of the Indian Education Act of 1972); a discussion of Title IV program progress including grassroots feedback, summary statements from the council members' field evaluations, and the responses of school officials; and discussion of education in terms of business, housing, health, and culture. Among the activities reported are: reading and recommending of 548 Title IV proposals and grants under the Indian Education Act of 1972; efforts to alter the budget gap from an authorized $224,000 to the requested $692,548; continuous communication of the national policy of self-determination and its achievement via education; numerous field visits to Title IV grantee locations for purposes of evaluation and assistance; monitoring of the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare civil rights requirements relative to Indian education; and program development for regional conferences/workshops to disseminate detailed Title IV program information to local Indian communities. (JC)
Descriptors: Advisory Committees, American Indians, Annual Reports, Budgeting, Economic Development, Educational Needs, Health, Housing, Information Dissemination, Policy Formation, Program Development, Research Projects, Self Actualization
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (Stock No. 017-080-01395-9; $1.40)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Office of Indian Education.
Authoring Institution: National Advisory Council on Indian Education, Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Indian Education Act 1972