D B O S B A
Pursuant to 10 NNC § 301, The Navajo Nation has established the Diné Bi Olta School Board Association to represent local community school boards at the Navajo Nation. This Association is the only school board association recognized by the Navajo Nation to represent local community school boards. The Diné Bi Olta School Board Association is authorized to consider educational programs, problems and issues of a Navajo Nation-wide significance; and to make recommendations concerning all BIA-funded schools and local community school boards; and
The Diné Bi Olta School Board Association (DBOSBA) will represent, collaborate with and support Navajo School Boards through advocacy and leadership development.
DBOSBA aims to be the premier advocate for Navajo School Boards and other stakeholders in the their role of ensuring that all students graduate prepared for a productive, fulfilling life by maintaining Diné language and culture. DBOSBA’s Vision Statement mandates a fiscally sound, locally controlled education system that prepares Navajo youth to meet present and future challenges.