The Director of North Dakota’s Indian Affairs Commission says he believes the poverty rate among Native Americans in North Dakota is dropping.
As Prairie Public’s Dave Thompson reports in our series, “Chasing the Dream,” Scott Davis attributes that to education.
Davis says tribal colleges have really stepped up, when it comes to workforce training.
“Whether it’s a certificate in truck driving, welding, energy-related, if you want to say that,” Davis said.
But Davis says it goes beyond workforce training.