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Educators News Links


Education is the key to getting students started on a career goal. Educators play one of the key roles, whether inside or outside the classroom, in providing instructional tools, activities and information for the students and their parents. NESD AHEC is here to provide the resources and materials to do that. Just a few of the things available that can be loaned to your school are as follows:

  • Health Careers Puppet Bunch (with color books if requested)
  • In the Box Curriculum (click curriculum for more information)
  • "Assignment: Buckle Up" (a video about seat belt safety)
  • Kids Fitness Video
  • Smoking & tobacco resources
  • Educators News

    Digging in for rural health care

    AHEC meets with Senator Tim Johnson. Sioux Falls Argus Leader After the meeting, the South Dakota Democrat told leaders and students involved in the AHEC initiative, “I’ll try to keep the money coming. ... To view the whole article click... Learn more →

    Magic Johnson Foundation Taylor Michaels Scholarship Program
    A foundation that has provided scholarships to more than 250 minority students since 1998.
    Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarships for Minority Youth
    Scholarships of up to $7500 annually to minority high school students showing leadership potential and financial need.
    Indian Health Service Scholarship
    Information on scholarship programs that help train health personnel to staff Indian Health Services programs.
    Hagen-Harvey Scholarship
    A scholarship for enrolled tribal members whose reservation is located in whole or in part in South Dakota and who attend college in South Dakota.