Education & Workforce Development

Educating our young people is an investment in our region's future.  Improving and increasing access to educational opportunities prepares our youth for employment and leadership opportunities tomorrow.  It also reduces our reliance on out-of-region professional services.

NWALT currently supports:

Final funding for the Northwest Arctic Borough School District's Star of the Northwest magnet school residential dorm construction

Continuing to provide GED courses region-wide

Success:

NWALT members supported the Northwest Arctic Borough School Distrcit's efforts to secure funding for the construction of the Star of the Northwest Magenet School.  Construction on the school began in the spring of 2012 and will be complete in the summer of 2013.