This webinar featured an in-depth conversation with afterschool and summer providers working to meet the needs of Native American and Indigenous youth and families. Attendees learned about Native American families’ perspectives on afterschool programs, from what families are looking for to barriers to participation, and potential areas of growth to help the afterschool field reach more Native American young people.
Naomi Miguel, U.S. Department of Education
Sophie Kidd, Afterschool Alliance
Dawn Marie Johnson, South Dakota Afterschool Network
Shanise Ka’aikala, National Indian Education Association
Thomas Azzarella, Alaska Afterschool Network
Teahonna James, Navajo Prep School