Education Northwest announces new Chief Financial Officer, a leader in the education professional services field.
Kellie Harry, a senior advisor in Native and culturally responsive education at Education Northwest, shares her personal story of learning her native Paiute language and advocating for its revitalization.
Jessica Johnson, a highly skilled and experienced leader in the education professional services field, is joining Education Northwest as Chief Program & Development Officer.
The Montana State University graduate student centers Native student experiences with financial aid in her work and research. Throughout her life, Twila Miner (Oglala Lakota) has found herself living in two worlds.
Mandy Smoker Broaddus, Kellie Harry, and Sarah Pierce share reflections from the National Indian Education Association’s annual convention and its theme of Native Control of Native Education.
Education Northwest has the great honor of working closely with many American Indian and Alaska Native communities.
Accurate identification can help Native migratory students sustain important cultural practices while thriving in school.
November is Homeless Youth Awareness Month—a great time for educators to reflect on how trauma-informed practices help meet the needs of all students, including those experiencing homelessness.
The Arkansas Division of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) invested in intensive supports for schools to build high-functioning professional learning communities using Solution Tree’s Professional Learning Communities at Work (PLC at Work ®) model. Education Northwest served as the external...
AIAN students are eligible to receive unique educational supports from a variety of programs. However, many Native students do not receive the services they are entitled to, simply because they are not identified as Native when they enroll in school.
An infographic developed by REL NW and the Northwest Tribal Educators Alliance offers strategies for educators to build their awareness of these cultural traditions and address the needs of this often-overlooked student population.
At the College of Southern Idaho, Assistant Dean of Enrollment Services Monze Stark leads a personalized approach to retention for Latinx and other students.
From September 15 to October 15, the United States celebrates Latinx Heritage Month to spotlight the achievements and contributions of Latinx Americans.
After-school employment has great potential to reinforce and expand on classroom learning—if students, educators, and employers collaborate.
It’s past time that adults take action to promote youth voice. Here are some ways to get started.
Black high school students face significant barriers to postsecondary success, including anti-Blackness. Destiny McLennan looks at how they make decisions about their futures despite the obstacles.
Idaho’s Rural Endorsement Development Opportunities (REDO) Project gives teachers scholarships to learn how to support and advocate for the state’s English language learner students.
The Community Conversation Toolkit helps families, educators, and community members discuss how to make schools welcoming and inclusive to all.
Education Northwest’s new Director of School Improvement Systems, Catherine Barbour, helps low-performing schools get better—with equity at the forefront of the effort.
Learn about two new studies that address the research gap on Indigenous English learners.