Connecting to the Culture and Community: Partnerships between Schools, Tribes, and Corporations


Atkiq Michelle Ilutsik-Snyder, culture camp project director for Bristol Bay Native Corporation, will speak on the unique partnerships that can be created between schools, tribes, communities, and organizations. In her work she helps to develop curriculum and programming for youth from the Bristol Bay region. In this work she partners with school districts and tribes to provide digital cultural resources and virtual sessions to the youth and communities of Bristol Bay. In this session, you will reflect on ways you can incorporate culture and community into your classroom and how to go about building these relationships and initiating partnerships.