ERIC Number: ED264990
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: N/A
Meeting the Challenges of Educational Change for Indian People. The 11th Annual Report to the Congress of the United States. Fiscal Year 1984.
National Advisory Council on Indian Education, Washington, DC.
The 11th annual report to Congress from the National Advisory Council on Indian Education (NACIE) is dedicated to Navajo educational advocate Annie Wauneka and details activities during fiscal year 1984. Part I contains an introduction, an overview of the Council, legislative history, and lists of council members and committees. Part II details 1984 functions and activities including highlights of Title IV testimony from 87 individuals at 3 meetings. Part III provides NACIE recommendations to Congress and the Secretary of Education which include reauthorizing/appropriating the Indian Education Act of 1972, Title IV, amending the act to provide "Indian Preference" employment policies for staffing the Department of Education Title IV Indian Education Program Office (IEP), and re-designating IEP as an independent agency within the Department of Education. Part IV describes components of Title IV programs; summarizes objectives, activities, outcomes, and evaluation data for six Part A Formula Grant programs; and lists recipients, students served, and amounts of four education personnel department grants, three service grants, and five Indian fellowship grants. Part V contains a glossary and tables showing state-by-state distribution of funds awarded to Title IV grantees. Also included is a map showing locations and dates of the 51 full NACIE meetings. (NEC)
Descriptors: Advisory Committees, Agency Role, American Indian Education, American Indians, Educational Finance, Educational Objectives, Elementary Secondary Education, Federal Indian Relationship, Federal Legislation, Federal Programs, Fellowships, Government School Relationship, Program Descriptions, Resource Allocation, Trust Responsibility (Government)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Advisory Council on Indian Education, Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Indian Education Act 1972 Title IV