Sunday, February 15, 2009

Field Readers and Call for Presenters: Office of Indian Education

Office of Indian Education Seeking Presenters and Field Readers

National Conference Call for Presentations

The 2009 Partnerships for Indian Education Conference will be held April 17-19 in Norman, OK. Proposals for presentations and workshops are invited on the following education-related topics that may focus on students, schools, and family and community:

  • Current Research
  • Interagency Partnerships
  • Innovative Program Practices
  • Safe and Healthy Communities

Individuals interested in presenting or organizing a panel/workshop should submit:
  • Title of presentation proposal (75-minute sessions)
  • Brief description of session topic and outcomes
  • Abstract of panel, session, or workshop
  • Brief bio of the presenter(s)
  • Audio/visual technology needs for the presentation
  • Conference registration fee of $195

Presenter submissions due by February 25.

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The 2009 Partnerships for Indian Education Conference will be held in Norman, OK at the Embassy Suites Norman - Hotel & Conference Center. For hotel reservations, visit the Embassy Suites Norman website or call 405-253-3547 . Purchase orders are accepted for hotel lodging accommodations. Please contact the Groups Room Coordinator at 405-253-3547 for more information.

Office of Indian Education Seeking Field Readers

The Office of Indian Education is soliciting highly qualified individuals to assist in the review process for two discretionary grant competitions - Demonstration Grants for Indian Children and the Professional Development Programs. Both programs are administered under Title VII of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, as amended. If you are interested in participating in this grant review process, please apply online , and submit your resume and brief cover letter with contact information by February 25 .

The discretionary grant review is scheduled to take place in Norman, OK from April 23-26 with the initial travel day to Norman scheduled for April 22. Prospective candidates should confirm their availability for these dates prior to submitting their application.

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