Next week, on March 10 at 1:30 pm, Secretary Duncan and ED senior staff will host a teleconference with tribal leaders across the country to discuss, among other matters, the upcoming reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act.
Secretary Duncan will use the teleconference to:
- Seek input from tribal leaders on ESEA reauthorization; and
- Receive feedback on the Department’s proposed Plan of Actions for Implementing Executive Order 13175: Consultation and Coordination with Indian Tribal Governments (Plan of Actions).
You can download a copy of the Department’s proposed Plan of Actions here [PDF, 60K].
Comments on the proposed Plan of Actions are invited. Please send any comments to [email protected].
For background, please see President Obama’s November 5 memo on tribal consultation and the White House Tribal Nations Conference.