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Indian Education

Native American Schools 'Neglected For Far Too Long,' GOP Lawmaker Says

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 05.15.2015 | Politics

Federally funded schools for Native American children have languished over decades of insufficient funding and mismanagement. At a hearing Thursday mo...

What Is the Biggest Challenge In Indian Education?

Devanik Saha | Posted 09.30.2013 | Impact
Devanik Saha

When we were young, we had so many aspirations of becoming doctors, engineers, astronauts, etc. Whenever we used to discuss the various career options...

Data and Statistics: The Only Way to Measure Impact?

Devanik Saha | Posted 09.08.2013 | Impact
Devanik Saha

Over the past year, education in India has witnessed a boom in the number of NGOs, foundations and enterprises aspiring to transform the education system by giving meaningful instruction to children from low-income families.

This Native American Wore An Eagle Feather To Her High School Graduation And Was Fined $1000

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 06.05.2013 | Religion

An Alabama high school student is being fined $1,000 and having her diploma withheld after wearing an eagle feather in her graduation cap on May 23. ...

Interior Secretary: Native American Education Is 'Embarrassing'

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 05.16.2013 | Politics

Testifying for the first time before the U.S. Senate Committee on Indian Affairs Wednesday, new Interior Secretary Sally Jewell outlined her upcoming ...

India's Gang Rape Problem

Leslie Hendry | Posted 03.06.2013 | World
Leslie Hendry

Are we entering an Indian Spring where drawn out abuses of women are protested around the globe until the majority rise against unacceptable violence and suppression of women?

Visiting Children in Pune, India

Nikki Johnson-Huston, Esq. | Posted 12.19.2012 | Impact
Nikki Johnson-Huston, Esq.

As I watched the children twirl their bodies in these complex dance moves, I wondered what would happen to them. Would they be stuck in a life of poverty from which they would find it difficult to escape?