Department of Tribal Empowerment

Department of Tribal Empowerment The Pueblo established the Department of Tribal Empowerment to address the educational needs of the Ysleta del Sur Pueblo tribal community. The primary scope of the department is to build the tribal member capacity to reach educational goals and be successful post secondary education.

Operating as usual

We Celebrate Red Ribbon 🎈We are excited to share our activities with our YDSP community! Please read all of our current ...
10/14/2021

We Celebrate Red Ribbon 🎈

We are excited to share our activities with our YDSP community! Please read all of our current events and reach out to our contacts if you have any questions! We encourage you all to participate!

Call us at 915-872-8648 or email [email protected]

Today's discussion is Honoring our Indigenous Responsibility to Relatives and Land at 12 PM.  May be watched live throug...
10/14/2021

Today's discussion is Honoring our Indigenous Responsibility to Relatives and Land at 12 PM.

May be watched live through EPCC Student Leadership & Campus Life or follow the link: https://us.bbcollab.com/.../ddef68094f4c42c5bed603ad74410963

3rd Annual Indigenous People's Celebration: Without Borders
Join us through Blackboard Collaborative Ultra or Facebook Live starting October 11th at 12 p.m. (MT)
For more information email [email protected]
#indigenous #nativeamerican #nativepride #nativeart #native

Tune in to this evening’s discussion on Boarding Schools at 7PM. Moderator: Veronica- ARISE Member Panelist: Dr. Farina ...
10/13/2021

Tune in to this evening’s discussion on Boarding Schools at 7PM.

Moderator: Veronica- ARISE Member
Panelist: Dr. Farina King-Dine’, Dr. Theodore Jojola-Isleta Pueblo, Pat Riggs-Ysleta Del Sur Pueblo

May be watched live through EPCC Student Leadership & Campus Life or follow the link: https://us.bbcollab.com/guest/ddef68094f4c42c5bed603ad74410963

3rd Annual Indigenous People's Celebration: Without Borders
Join us through Blackboard Collaborative Ultra or Facebook Live starting October 11th at 12 p.m. (MT)
For more information email [email protected]
#indigenous #nativeamerican #nativepride #nativeart #native

Don't forget to tune in today! 3rd Annual Indigenous People's Celebration: Without Borders Day 2: Resistance: Past, Pres...
10/12/2021

Don't forget to tune in today!

3rd Annual Indigenous People's Celebration: Without Borders
Day 2: Resistance: Past, Present, and Future

Facebook Live on: EPCC Student Leadership & Campus Life at 12PM

3rd Annual Indigenous People's Celebration: Without Borders
Join us through Blackboard Collaborative Ultra or Facebook Live starting October 11th at 12 p.m. (MT)
For more information email [email protected]
#indigenous #nativeamerican #nativepride #nativeart #native

YDSP Tribal Youth Council invites Tribal Youth between 13 -18 years old to participate in the Tiwa Language Workshop, on...
09/29/2021

YDSP Tribal Youth Council invites Tribal Youth between 13 -18 years old to participate in the Tiwa Language Workshop, on Wednesday, October 6th from 11 AM - 3 PM at the Tiwahun Complex.

Lunch, snacks, and raffles will be provided for attendees.

To register follow the link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdetaUyeoaJdN-EwIswmNA_tz3-apZoaUZsZhfaGIpcNly9Nw/viewform
or use the QR Code provided on the flyer.

Space is limited, register soon! Any questions contact Student Services Coordinator Brenda Gutierrez at 915-872-8648 or via email [email protected]

YDSP Tribal Youth Council invites Tribal Youth between 13 -18 years old to participate in the Tiwa Language Workshop, on Wednesday, October 6th from 11 AM - 3 PM at the Tiwahun Complex.

Lunch, snacks, and raffles will be provided for attendees.

To register follow the link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdetaUyeoaJdN-EwIswmNA_tz3-apZoaUZsZhfaGIpcNly9Nw/viewform
or use the QR Code provided on the flyer.

Space is limited, register soon! Any questions contact Student Services Coordinator Brenda Gutierrez at 915-872-8648 or via email [email protected]

YDSP Community,We are requesting your input on how to improve our parent pick-up process at the Tiwahun Complex for thos...
09/28/2021
Tiwahun Parent Pick Process

YDSP Community,

We are requesting your input on how to improve our parent pick-up process at the Tiwahun Complex for those whose children participate in the BRAVE and ELC Programs.

Thank you in advance.

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09/27/2021
New library books

We’ve added more books to the library. Come on in and check one out!

We’ve bought new books for the library and they’re ready to read by YOU!! Come on in! We’re here till 5pm
09/27/2021

We’ve bought new books for the library and they’re ready to read by YOU!! Come on in! We’re here till 5pm

09/20/2021
9-20-21 Virtual Reading “Buenas Noches El Paso”

We had some technical issues with Facebook on Friday and I was unable to post this video. I do apologize for the delay.
In honor of last weeks announcement for 915 Day, the book I am reading is “Buenas Noches El Paso” Enjoy!

09/15/2021

Cotton cloth was first invented by American Indians.
-365 Days of Walking the Red Road by Terri Jean

09/14/2021

On This Date in Native American History
September 14, 1972: Noted golfer, Notah Begay III, the very first Native American Indian to join a PGA Tour, was born
- 365 Days of Walking the Red Road by Terri Jean

09/02/2021

Did you know:
Fall harvest festivals, feasts and giving thanks celebrations have been a part of Native tradition for thousands of years.
-365 Days Of Walking The Red Road by Terri Jean

Mask Design Contest! Read flyer for more information!
09/01/2021

Mask Design Contest! Read flyer for more information!

08/27/2021
8-27-21 Miss Nelson is Back!

Happy Friday! Here’s another virtual reading for your enjoyment.
3 part story of “Miss Nelson is Missing”

ATTENTION BRAVE PARENTS:Tomorrow August, 25, 2021 will be BRAVE's first parent presentation at 6pm. Join us for an ice c...
08/25/2021

ATTENTION BRAVE PARENTS:
Tomorrow August, 25, 2021 will be BRAVE's first parent presentation at 6pm. Join us for an ice cream sundae and great information on to***co. A reminder that BRAVE parents must attend 3 presentations. Masks are required and capacity is limited. We will see you there!

ATTENTION BRAVE PARENTS:
Tomorrow August, 25, 2021 will be BRAVE's first parent presentation at 6pm. Join us for an ice cream sundae and great information on to***co. A reminder that BRAVE parents must attend 3 presentations. Masks are required and capacity is limited. We will see you there!

Summer means more fun and more freedom for the kid in your life, but that can translate to more danger on the road. Talk...
08/24/2021

Summer means more fun and more freedom for the kid in your life, but that can translate to more danger on the road. Talk with them about making smart decisions about who they get in the car with.

Summer means more fun and more freedom for the kid in your life, but that can translate to more danger on the road. Talk with them about making smart decisions about who they get in the car with.

Getting your kids involved in playing sports is a healthy alternative to smoking, drinking or prescription misuse. Sport...
08/17/2021

Getting your kids involved in playing sports is a healthy alternative to smoking, drinking or prescription misuse. Sports are also a great coping mechanism for peer pressure. #DrugFreeBestMe #DrugFreeTX

Getting your kids involved in playing sports is a healthy alternative to smoking, drinking or prescription misuse. Sports are also a great coping mechanism for peer pressure. #DrugFreeBestMe #DrugFreeTX

08/13/2021
7/13/21 The Invisible String VR

Here’s another virtual reading!
This book is called “The Invisible String” A book for children experiencing separation anxiety.

ATTENTION BRAVE PARENTS:Parent Presentations will be starting August 25, 2021. A reminder that BRAVE parents must attend...
08/13/2021

ATTENTION BRAVE PARENTS:
Parent Presentations will be starting August 25, 2021. A reminder that BRAVE parents must attend 3 presentations. Presentations are open to everyone but due to the ongoing pandemic capacity is limited. An online sign-up has been created for your convenience. https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F044EABAA28A7FA7-parent

ATTENTION BRAVE PARENTS:
Parent Presentations will be starting August 25, 2021. A reminder that BRAVE parents must attend 3 presentations. Presentations are open to everyone but due to the ongoing pandemic capacity is limited. An online sign-up has been created for your convenience. https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F044EABAA28A7FA7-parent

Do research on their favorite role model. Remind them that if they want to be like them, then they don't need to drink a...
08/11/2021

Do research on their favorite role model. Remind them that if they want to be like them, then they don't need to drink alcohol or do drugs. Bit.ly/DrugFreeTX #DrugFreeBestMe #DrugFreeTX

Do research on their favorite role model. Remind them that if they want to be like them, then they don't need to drink alcohol or do drugs. Bit.ly/DrugFreeTX #DrugFreeBestMe #DrugFreeTX

08/03/2021

On this Date in Native American History
August 3, 1990: November was officially declared "National American Indian Heritage Month" by Congress.
-365 Days of Walking the Red Road by Terri Jean

Did you know that one e-liquid pod contains 20 ci******es worth of ni****ne? Students believe va**ng is harmless and saf...
08/03/2021

Did you know that one e-liquid pod contains 20 ci******es worth of ni****ne? Students believe va**ng is harmless and safer than ci******es. Make sure your kids know the truth. #DrugFreeBestMe #DrugFreeTX

Did you know that one e-liquid pod contains 20 ci******es worth of ni****ne? Students believe va**ng is harmless and safer than ci******es. Make sure your kids know the truth. #DrugFreeBestMe #DrugFreeTX

📚Wishing all our new and returning students a huge welcome back to school! Thank you to our teachers for all their hard ...
08/02/2021

📚Wishing all our new and returning students a huge welcome back to school! Thank you to our teachers for all their hard work and support in returning all our children safely into the classroom. #indigeouseducation #indigenouseducators #ydsp

📚Wishing all our new and returning students a huge welcome back to school! Thank you to our teachers for all their hard work and support in returning all our children safely into the classroom. #indigeouseducation #indigenouseducators #ydsp

🚨🚨🚨🚨TODAY IS THE LAST DAY!!🚨🚨🚨🚨YDSP Community! If you missed the first supply distribution you have a second chance! Fol...
07/30/2021

🚨🚨🚨🚨TODAY IS THE LAST DAY!!🚨🚨🚨🚨

YDSP Community! If you missed the first supply distribution you have a second chance! Follow the link below to submit your application TODAY! Submission closes at 5:00 PM SHARP!!

Please ensure all enrollment cards are updated, expired cards will not be accepted. All forms must be complete with their necessary signatures.

If you need assistance in submitting your application, the Empowerment Library is open 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Monday through Friday to assist you with your submission.

https://www.ysletadelsurpueblo.org/tribal-services/department-of-tribal-empowerment

🚨🚨🚨🚨TODAY IS THE LAST DAY!!🚨🚨🚨🚨

YDSP Community! If you missed the first supply distribution you have a second chance! Follow the link below to submit your application TODAY! Submission closes at 5:00 PM SHARP!!

Please ensure all enrollment cards are updated, expired cards will not be accepted. All forms must be complete with their necessary signatures.

If you need assistance in submitting your application, the Empowerment Library is open 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Monday through Friday to assist you with your submission.

https://www.ysletadelsurpueblo.org/tribal-services/department-of-tribal-empowerment

🚨🚨🚨🚨2 DAYS LEFT!!🚨🚨🚨🚨YDSP Community! If you missed the first supply distribution you have a second chance! Follow the li...
07/29/2021

🚨🚨🚨🚨2 DAYS LEFT!!🚨🚨🚨🚨

YDSP Community! If you missed the first supply distribution you have a second chance! Follow the link below to submit your application TODAY!

Please ensure all enrollment cards are updated, expired cards will not be accepted. All forms must be complete with their necessary signatures.

If you need assistance in submitting your application, the Empowerment Library is open 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Monday through Friday to assist you with your submission.

https://www.ysletadelsurpueblo.org/tribal-services/department-of-tribal-empowerment

🚨🚨🚨🚨2 DAYS LEFT!!🚨🚨🚨🚨

YDSP Community! If you missed the first supply distribution you have a second chance! Follow the link below to submit your application TODAY!

Please ensure all enrollment cards are updated, expired cards will not be accepted. All forms must be complete with their necessary signatures.

If you need assistance in submitting your application, the Empowerment Library is open 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Monday through Friday to assist you with your submission.

https://www.ysletadelsurpueblo.org/tribal-services/department-of-tribal-empowerment

REMINDER:Tomorrow July 28, 2021 @ 6pm will be the BRAVE after-school program orientation held at the Tiwahun complex. Ma...
07/28/2021

REMINDER:
Tomorrow July 28, 2021 @ 6pm will be the BRAVE after-school program orientation held at the Tiwahun complex. Masks are required for all non-vaccinated adults, and masks are required for all children.

REMINDER:
Tomorrow July 28, 2021 @ 6pm will be the BRAVE after-school program orientation held at the Tiwahun complex. Masks are required for all non-vaccinated adults, and masks are required for all children.

YDSP Community! If you missed the first supply distribution you have a second chance! Follow the link below to submit yo...
07/26/2021

YDSP Community! If you missed the first supply distribution you have a second chance! Follow the link below to submit your application TODAY!

Please ensure all enrollment cards are updated, expired cards will not be accepted. All forms must be complete with their necessary signatures.

If you need assistance in submitting your application, the Empowerment Library is open 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Monday through Friday to assist you with your submission.

https://www.ysletadelsurpueblo.org/tribal-services/department-of-tribal-empowerment

YDSP Community! If you missed the first supply distribution you have a second chance! Follow the link below to submit your application TODAY!

Please ensure all enrollment cards are updated, expired cards will not be accepted. All forms must be complete with their necessary signatures.

If you need assistance in submitting your application, the Empowerment Library is open 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Monday through Friday to assist you with your submission.

https://www.ysletadelsurpueblo.org/tribal-services/department-of-tribal-empowerment

Encourage your kids to pick up #HealthyHabits to help keep them away from drugs and alcohol. One of our favorites? Curli...
07/21/2021

Encourage your kids to pick up #HealthyHabits to help keep them away from drugs and alcohol. One of our favorites? Curling up with a good book! #DrugFreeBestMe #DrugFreeTX

Encourage your kids to pick up #HealthyHabits to help keep them away from drugs and alcohol. One of our favorites? Curling up with a good book! #DrugFreeBestMe #DrugFreeTX

YDSP Community! If you missed the first supply distribution you have a second chance! Beginning Monday, July 26th you ma...
07/20/2021

YDSP Community! If you missed the first supply distribution you have a second chance! Beginning Monday, July 26th you may submit your application.

Please ensure all enrollment cards are updated, expired cards will not be accepted. All forms must be complete with their necessary signatures.

If you need assistance in submitting your application, the Empowerment Library is open 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Monday through Friday to assist you with your electronic submission.

https://www.ysletadelsurpueblo.org/tribal-services/department-of-tribal-empowerment

YDSP Community! If you missed the first supply distribution you have a second chance! Beginning Monday, July 26th you may submit your application.

Please ensure all enrollment cards are updated, expired cards will not be accepted. All forms must be complete with their necessary signatures.

If you need assistance in submitting your application, the Empowerment Library is open 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Monday through Friday to assist you with your electronic submission.

https://www.ysletadelsurpueblo.org/tribal-services/department-of-tribal-empowerment

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The Tuy Pathu Tigua Indian Pre-K is excited to finally share our Native Heritage month project. With everything going on around the world we would like to bring some sunshine on our community. Mrs. Gomez, Ms. Corona, Ms. Vasquez, and I would like to thank all our parents and children for all their support and patience through our virtual learning. We could of not done this without their amazing participation. Hope you all enjoy this video of the Tuy Pathu Pre-K Class of 2020-2021.
Love the work and dedication our programs promote to help improve the lives of our youth!