Authorization:
State Statute SDCL 13-1-47
Activities:
To address the achievement gap between Native and non-Native students in South Dakota. to promote the highest quality of education for all American Indian children in South Dakota that is based in cultural relevancy and produces positive educational outcomes.
Organization:
Department of Education
Composition:
All tribes in South Dakota, South Dakota Board of Education, Bureau of Indian Education, Tribal Education Departments, South Dakota Education Association, South Dakota Department of Tribal Relations, South Dakota Board of Regents, and school districts that possess a significant American Indian population and/or reside in the proximity of a significant tribal population.
Term of Appointment:

Contact Info:
South Dakota Department of Education, Office of Indian Education 800 Governors Drive, Pierre, SD 57501 Telephone: (605) 773-8194

Mission Statement: