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Replacement for No Child Left Behind passes U.S. Senate

...before, more than half of the state's schools had been labeled as failing by the federal standards. The Alaska Department of Education and Early Development only expected the state's scores to go down from there."I am pleased that we have...
JSD expects two years to implement Erin's Law

It's been two years since Rep. Geran Tarr, D-Anchorage, introduced Erin's Law legislation in Alaska, and in just two more years, she'll see all Alaska schools educating students about sexual abuse and maltreatment.
State archives closes access to researchers

...the Alaska State Archives has closed its research room until further notice.In a message released by the Alaska Department of Education and Early Development, the archives stated that all of its holdings are in the new collection vault, which...
When SLAM opens in May, expect to pay more to get in

...Education voted to increase most fees in the state division of libraries, archives and museums, part of the Alaska Department of Education. Among those fees: the ones charged for admission at state-run museums.The fee for visiting the Alaska...
KayHi softball season jeopardized by seashell fragments found in Dudley Field

...but Garrison said the borough wouldn't be able to tap the remaining funds without the approval of the Alaska Department of Education and Early Development.A more likely source would be the borough's recreation capital improvement project...
Harborview teacher named school's new principal candidates for the position, including one other candidate from within the district, two with the Alaska Department of Education and Early Development, and one candidate from out of state.Candidates were interviewed publicly a week...
Glacier Valley names permanent principal

Interim Principal Lucy Potter has been selected to stay on permanently in her role at Glacier Valley Elementary School. Potter was appointed as interim principal at the Mendenhall Valley school last year until a formal hiring process could be conducted.
Summer science camp open for Southeast educators

...math and science teachers is open for registration, according to a notice in a newsletter distributed by the Alaska Department of Education and Early Development. The release stated the camp's goals are to help participants understand the new...
Death Notice: Lorraine Norma Robinson

...She was born Nov. 19, 1929, and graduated high school in Garrison North Dakota. Lorraine worked for the Alaska Department of Education. A memorial service will be held 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015, at Auke Bay Bible Church located at...
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Lorraine Norma Robinson

...graduated high school in Garrison, ND and married Lyle Robinson shortly after. She worked for the State of Alaska, Department of Education from 1967 until she retired in 1980. She loved dogs and enjoyed scrapbooking, visiting with family and...


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