Edmonds School District launches new initiative aimed at honoring tribal lands
Last updated 4/11/2019 at Noon
Edmonds School District, with support from U.S. Department of Arts and Culture, recently started a new initiative honoring tribal lands the district is on.
Led by Edmonds School District Family and Community Engagement and Indian Education Program (IEP), this new policy for the district is a small step toward equity and inclusion goals, said Laura Wong-Whitebear, the IEP specialist.
According to the Edmonds School District website, a statement will be read to honor the land at school and community meetings: “We respectfully acknowledge that this meeting is being held on the traditional...