For information on the reopening of Navajo Nation schools, click here
News and messages from DODE Admin

Welcome to the official website for the Navajo Nation Department of Diné Education. Find news, announcements, meetings, and information on schools and education on the Navajo Nation.

Recent News and Announcements

NOTICE - Opportunity for Navajo Nation teachers

Northern Arizona University is now accepting applications for 2022 Teacher Fellows!

Navajo Nation Council approves appointment of Superintendent of Schools

The 24th Navajo Nation Council approved legislation appointing Dr. Harold G. Begay as the Superintendent of Schools for DODE during a January 7 Special Session. For more information, click here.

Navajo Education Center closed indefinitely

The Navajo Education Center in Window Rock has been closed indefinitely due to safety hazards. Staff will relocate to different offices to continue duties. For more information, click here.

Navajo Nation receives ARPA grant for resilience in education

The Navajo Nation is set to receive $1.3 million over three years after being awarded a grant through the American Rescue Plan Act. For more information, click here.

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Dikos Ntsaaígíí-19 (COVID-19)

The Navajo Nation Department of Health has set up a central location for information related to the Navajo Nation’s response to Dikos Ntsaaígíí-19 (COVID-19), the Corona Virus. Please click here, or visit:

At this page, you will also find important information about the virus such as:

  • How it Spreads
  • Symptoms
  • Report Exposure
  • Navajo Reopening
  • Prevention & Treatment
  • Testing
  • FAQ

NDOH is collaborating with DODE to provide numbers of positive COVID-19 cases and possible exposures in Navajo Nation schools on a weekly basis.

To view the Navajo Nation COVID-19 School Dashboard, click here.