2018 Steven R. Nelson Native Educator Scholarship recipient Camille Wynecoop sees her master’s program in curriculum and instruction at the University of Idaho as a step toward a dream job that involves serving as an education leader in a Native community, helping families reunify with their children and educating parents on child development.
Northwest Matters Blog
By Mandy Smoker Broaddus | November 26, 2018
Culturally responsive systems are the key to improving outcomes for American Indian and Alaska Native students in school and in life.
On our blog, Mandy Smoker Broaddus writes about the importance of schools finding ways to connect to and honor the unique history, cultures and languages of American Indian and Alaska Native students. When students experience shared respect and mutual understanding, it creates the necessary conditions for them to thrive.