Early Native Learning Project
Partnering for Early Native Learner Success Project (PENLSP)
The Partnering for Early Native Learner Success Project is now the Equity for Early Native Learners Project supported through a generous grant from United Way of King County's Racial Innovation Fund and is a collaborative initiative of Highline Native Education and the White Center Community Development Association.
Contact Native Education Program Manager Sara Marie Ortiz to learn more about the Equity for Early Native Learners Project today!The Partnering for Early Native Learner Success Project supports equity and improved access to quality early learning opportunities for Native learners. The project goals are to:
- Increase enrollment in early learning centers such as Head Start and ECEAP preschool programs
- Increase family engagement and support for parents
- Integrate Native curriculum in early learning centers to teach Native culture, history, experience, and identity
Sara Marie Ortiz, MFA (Pueblo of Acoma)Native Education Program Manager206.631.3162