Congratulations to 2016 National NIEA Award Winners!!!
NIEA Educator of the Year
Dr. Heather Shotton
University of Oklahoma
NIEA Teacher of the Year
Frontier Public Schools
The award recipients will be honored at the National Indian Education Association Convention in Reno, NV in October.
The mission of the Oklahoma Council for Indian Education (OCIE) is to advocate within the state of Oklahoma for Native American students.OCIE will share effective educational strategies that will address the unique cultural and academic needs of our Native American students. Our guiding principles will be to promote Indian education at all levels of learning; expand cultural awareness; and to collaborate with other organizations to the benefit of Indian students within the state of Oklahoma.OCIE’s vision is to be the catalyst in the achievement of the highest quality of education to insure outstanding success of Native American students.