Senator Murkowski To Host Alaska Native Education Hearing

U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski will host a Senate field hearing focused on Alaska Native education during this year’s annual convention of the Alaska Federation of Natives. During the hearing, educators from around the state will talk about culturally-relevant approaches for educating Alaskans such as those developed by the North Slope Borough School District and through partnerships with Native organizations. The hearing will take place at 4 pm on Friday in the Dena’ina Center. The AFN convention starts today.