Alaska Native Student Success

Project Dates: 2007-2010
Project Lead: Angela Larson
Client: Council of Tlinglit Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska

Alaska Native Student Success, funded by the U.S. Department of Education to develop a dropout prevention model for the Juneau, Sitka, and Ketchikan school districts (Council of Tlinglit Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska, Clemson University, Alaska Staff Development Network, and Juneau School District). To assess the implementation of the Alaska Native Student Success project, Goldstream Group conducted observations of project activities; interviewed teachers and administrators; and conducted focus groups with students attending an alternative high school. Goldstream Group provided annual written reports and completed U.S. Department of Education reporting requirements.