PSU awarded $1.2 million for American Indian education

AITPThe Graduate School of Education (GSE) has just been awarded a grant in the amount of $1.2 million from the US Department of Education Office of Indian Education (OIE) to recruit and prepare American Indian students to become teachers (obtaining a teaching license and master’s degree) over the next four years.

This is the second OIE professional development grant received by Portland State University (PSU) in four years. The first award, received in 2010, established the American Indian Teacher Program (AITP). Continue reading