Self-Governance Communication & Education Tribal Consortium


Personnel Aspects of ISDEAA/ Addressing Workforce Gaps

Potential questions/topics for Tribal officials and technical experts: 

  • What options are available to Tribes in ISDEAA for dealing with personnel when taking administration of programs?
  • What are some benefits and limitations associated with IPAs and other options?
  • Example of how Tribes have successfully addressed workforce gaps.

Potential questions/topics for OSG/OTSG: 

  • What are the authorities and any potential barriers that Tribes may face using IPAs?
  • How common is the use of IPAs? Has it been used successfully?

*Note: these are intended to provide guidance. Additional topics are welcome.