Why Speak/Sing Native

The Oregon Department of Education described the services needed as the implementation of Senate Bill 13 rolls out:

“Native American students are in need of additional educational, physical, and cultural activities pertaining to their native language, culture, and history. Additionally, teachers, administrators, and other staff can benefit from cultural competency training to explore their understanding of the unique cultureal attributes of the communities they serve including the nine federally recognized tribes.”  Source: Oregon Equity Initiatives