A Look at the Indian Education Summit Through Videos


Every year the National Indian Education Association (NIEA) Legislative Summit brings members and advocates of Native American education to Washington, D.C. The gathering provides an in-depth analysis of policies that are high on the NIEA’s list of priorities.

Let’s take a look at some of the speeches and happenings from this year's 15th annual summit, held February 13 to 15.

State of Indian Education delivered by NIEA President Quinton Roman Nose:

Quinton Roman Nose discusses the importance of advocacy:

Bureau of Indian Education Director Keith O. Moore on Improving Native Education:

Why is the Indian Education Summit important? Some NIEA members explain:

Scenes from the 2012 Summit:

Read ICTMN's coverage of the summit by Rob Capriccioso here.