School of Education Receives $2.1 Million
PITAAS to continue its leadership role in teacher education
The School of Education has secured $2.1 million in new Alaska Native teacher education funding. Dean Deborah Lo and Education faculty received the exciting news that the UAS grant proposal for PITAAS (Preparing Indigenous Teachers and Administrators) was awarded by the United States Department of Education. This is a three-year grant that allows UAS to continue its leadership role in teacher education, partnering with the Sealaska Heritage Institute.