Outreach and Empowerment Coordinator
Scope of Responsibility:
We are searching for an energetic and driven candidate for the Wakanyeja Tokeyahci Outreach and Empowerment Coordinator position.
The Outreach and Empowerment Coordinator will be responsible for coordinating community-based language learning activities and working with the families of WT students to promote parent engagement and language learning opportunities. This role will play a key position in coordinating with Lakota language peers and establishing Lakota learning opportunities throughout Rosebud, which will include establishing a Lakota Summer Institute.
About Wakanyeja Tokeyachi:
WT is the only fully immersive Lakota elementary school on the Rosebud Reservation.
By contextualizing education through a Sicangu Lakota lens and utilizing project based learning techniques and individualized plans, we will create an educational system that works for our students and our community.
As Lakota, we believe we are all related and it is our duty to make the world better for future generations.
Wakanyeja Tokeyahci does this by focusing on Lakota Language Fluency, Academic Preparedness, Holistic Health, and Grounding in Lakota Identity.