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Begich, Parnell exchange words over reserve

...things be done "right, not just fast," and the state, among other things, was waiting on a decision from the Alaska board of education on new standards for K-12 education to allow it to move forward with a request for a waiver. That decision...
State Board of Education to meet by distance in Juneau

The Alaska Board of Education and Early Development will meet by video and teleconference on Monday at 12 p.m.The meeting will originate from the auxiliary...
4-day school week bill advances in House

...those changes.One of the most major changes would transfer authority to approve the pilot program from the Alaska Board of Education to the commissioner, who already has authority to approve an alternative schedule if a district can prove it...
Board of Education to meet in Juneau

The Alaska Board of Education and Early Development will meet on March 7 and March 8 in the state board room on the ground floor of 801 West 10th Street in Juneau...
State board adopts new regulations for educator evaluations

The State of Alaska Board of Education and Early Development, meeting Dec. 6 and Dec. 7 in Anchorage, adopted regulations regarding school districts' evaluations...
Montessori charter axed

The Alaska Board of Education on Friday, in a 5-2 vote in Anchorage, turned down Montessori Borealis' application for a charter school. Some board members...
Alaska editorial: Board restores reason to evolution studies

...Anchorage Daily News: Without much fuss, the Alaska Board of Education put an essential bit of science back into the...only a hypothesis. As speakers at last week's Alaska Board of Education hearing on state science standards pointed out...
Alaska Digest

...Montessori charter school were not able to find rental space for classrooms, and they still needed to convince the Alaska Board of Education to approve the school. Instead, the district plans to offer Montessori classrooms for elementary students and...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...educating kids. The requirement increases to 65 percent next year, and 70 percent the year after that. The Alaska Board of Education in January granted waivers to 13 school districts that failed to meet the requirements of the new law. In addition...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

Gov. Tony Knowles today praised Rick Cross as a leader in education with a commitment to Alaska's children as he accepted the state school board's unanimous recommendation to name Cross as state education commissioner.


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