Please join Laura Waterman Wittstock and Roy Taylor on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 as we talk with Danielle Grant, Director of Indian Education in the Minneapolis Public Schools. She has been in her position since 2008. We will talk about Indian students and achievement in Minnesota's largest school district.
Roy Taylor is a consultant in Public Affairs focusing on American Indian Peoples, Tribes and Communities. He is a member of the Pawnee Nation of Oklahoma, from the “Wolf” Band and the “Pumpkin” Clan. He is also recognized as part Choctaw and Southern Cheyenne.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
9:00 am to 10:00 am Central
Local: 90.3 Minneapolis
106.7 St. Paul
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Danielle Grant, Turtle Mountain Ojibwe, has been the Director of Indian Education for the Minneapolis Public Schools since 2008. In this role, she oversees efforts to drive achievement and provide rigorous and high quality culturally relevant educational opportunities to 1600 American Indian students at schools throughout the district. Danielle has twenty years of experience in public policy; collaboration building; program design, management and evaluation; and strategic planning and implementation. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Marquette University and a Master of Public Affairs degree from the University of Minnesota’s Hubert H. Humphrey School of Public Affairs. Danielle was named Outstanding American Indian Administrator by the Minnesota Indian Education Association in 2012.
Director Native American & Indigenous
American Indian education in Minneapolis Public Schools