Bureau of Indian Education
Court: Trauma Impedes Native American Education Programs, Feds Must Address It
A federal court has ruled, for the first time, that the federal government is obligated to meet the mental health and wellness needs of Native American students as part of its educational obligations to those children.
Bureau of Indian Education Failed to Educate Tribal Youth, Lawsuit Alleges
A lawsuit filed in U.S. District court today alleges that the U.S. government has failed to provide basic education services to Native American students attending Havasupai Elementary School, which is operated by the federal Bureau of Indian Education.