Bureau of Indian Education | Home
Country

News Rss

Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) 2004 Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) Part B FFY2017 Grant Award Application

Under the General Education Provisions Act and the IDEA of 2004, the BIE is required to publish their annual Part B Grant Award Application for 60 days, of which 30 days must be allowed to accept public comments. Public Post starts March 2, 2017.

Read More

News Release: Interior Department Taps Experienced Leaders for Key Positions in Indian Affairs and Education

Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Lawrence S. Roberts, who leads the Office of the Assistant Secretary - Indian Affairs, today announced new leadership for the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) and Bureau of Indian Education (BIE). Weldon ‘Bruce’ Loudermilk will succeed Michael S. Black as Director of the BIA and Tony Dearman will be the new Director of the BIE.

Read More

Navajo Nation Accountability Workbook

Copy of the approved Navajo Nation Accountability Workbook by the U.S. Department of Education and the U.S. Department of the Interior.

Read More

Navajo Nation Alternative Definition of Adequate Yearly Progress Approval Letter

Letter from U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and Secretary of Education John King, Jr. on the approval of the Navajo Nation's request for an alternative definition of adequate yearly progress.

Read More

Dear Tribal Leader Letter: Input on Implementation of Every Student Succeeds Act

The Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) invites you to provide input on the implementation of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). The ESSA was signed into law on December 10, 2015 reauthorizing the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, as amended by the No Child Left Behind Act. The ESSA is scheduled to be implemented in the 2017-2018 school year.

Read More
More News

Events Rss

BIE Federal Register Notice (FRN) - Assessments, and Accountability System Negotiated Rulemaking Committee Establishment; Nominations

The U.S. Department of the Interior is announcing its intent to establish the Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) Standards, Assessments, and Accountability System Negotiated Rulemaking Committee (Committee) to advise the Secretary of the Interior (Secretary) through the BIE on a proposed rule to revise the Adequate Yearly Progress regulation and invite Tribes whose students attend BIE-funded schools operated by either the BIE or by the Tribe through a contract or grant who would be affected by the final rule to nominate a representative for membership on the Committee.

Read More

BIE Federal Register Notice (FRN) - Advisory Board for Exceptional Children

The Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) is announcing a public meeting of the Advisory Board for Exceptional Children (Advisory Board). The purpose of the meeting is to meet the mandates of the individuals with Disabilities Education Act of 2004 (IDEA) for Indian children with disabilities.

Read More

DM Work Order Approval (Gatekeeper) Process

IA-FMS DM Work Order Approval (Gatekeeper) Process

Read More

Safety Inspector Training S&CAP Overview

Safety Inspector Training

Read More

BUMP Webinar

IA-FMS BUMP Training

Read More


More Events



Connect With Us


facebook_logo    twitter_logo3    linkedin_logo    instagram_logo

BIE Funded School Replacement

BIE Reorganization and Reform

BIE Webinar Series

Contact Us

BIE ESSA State Plan


Mission

As stated in Title 25 CFR Part 32.3, BIE’s mission is to provide quality education opportunities from early childhood through life in accordance with a tribe’s needs for cultural and economic well-being, in keeping with the wide diversity of Indian tribes and Alaska Native villages as distinct cultural and governmental entities. Further, the BIE is to manifest consideration of the whole person by taking into account the spiritual, mental, physical, and cultural aspects of the individual within his or her family and tribal or village context.

NATIVE STAR: BIE's Tool for Continuous School Improvement
To log in click here
To learn More, click here.

Need to find a BIE school? Click the map image below:

Apple School Map

USAJobs logo box

Newsletter icon


Recovery Newsletter icon

Prevention & Recovery Newsletter: A Multi-Agency Alcohol and Substance Abuse Prevention Collaboration provides tools, resources, and information to prevent and address issues of alcohol and drug use disorders in tribal communities.

Mailing List