Native American Community Academy

Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

Increase the number of Native American K-12 educators who are trained in the Community Led Schools Model and Indigenous Education in New Mexico

Feb. 1, 2011 - Aug. 31, 2012

Focus Area

Educated Kids

Geographic Focus

New Mexico





Native American Community Academy: developing strong identities

The idea for the Native American Community Academy was conceived from discussions by the school district and Native leadership about data from No Child Left Behind testing that showed that Native Americans had the lowest achievement levels of all students, as well as several other concerning indicators.

Educated Kids

Developing strong identities

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