12th annual Native education summit set for March 21-22 in Reno | FirstNationsFocus.com

12th annual Native education summit set for March 21-22 in Reno

First Nation's Focus

RENO, Nev. — "Equity: A Voice for All Students" will be the theme of the 12th annual American Indian/Alaska Native Education Summit that will take place March 21-22 at Truckee Meadows Community College.

According to a Nevada Department of Education news release, the summit is sponsored by the Nevada Department of Education, TMCC, University of Nevada, Reno, and the Nevada Indian Commission.

"With the venue being held at TMCC, we are focusing this year's summit on the state's efforts to promote college and career pathways," said Fredina Drye-Romero, Director of Indian Education at the Nevada Department of Education, in a statement. "This is a wonderful opportunity for educators from throughout Nevada to come together to address the state of Indian Education in Nevada."

Registration is now open for the annual summit. For more information regarding registration, contact Tess Peterson at 775-884-0392 or tess@nphf.org. If you have summit-related questions, contact Drye-Romero at 775-687-9143 or fromero@doe.nv.gov.