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Juneau teacher named Alaska Teacher of the Year

Juneau teacher named Alaska Teacher of the Year Amy Jo Meiners, who teaches extended learning at Auke Bay Elementary and Riverbend Elementary in the Juneau School District, has been named Alaska Teacher of the Year for 2016.
Local teacher takes home top prize

As a student in the Juneau public school system, Amy Jo Meiners had her first lesson in the art of teaching while watching a fourth-grade instructor inspire excellence. Now, almost 40 years...
Juneau schools look to cut $4.8M

...pressing needs."If we can't afford smaller class sizes, we shouldn't be buying new books," said Juneau teacher Amy Jo Meiners."Those programs don't teach children to read. Teachers teach children to read, and they have their own ways...
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Act on alcohol tax A letter by AMY JO MEINERS I am a "responsible drinker," and I believe paying...of legislators willing to move this bill into law. Amy Jo Meiners Juneau Share this page: Print Email Digg Reddit ...
Florida-bound Jumpers

...Treston, Stephanie Logan, Adam Nesheim and Dylan Holden will make the trip to Florida with coaches Paula Kalbrener and Amy Jo Meiners. National meet activities begin on Thursday. The Jumpers qualified for the competition with their performance at...
A strong foundation

...takes to be an outstanding representative. I urge you to join with me in voting Weyhrauch for House. Let's add our own "rock" to the state House for building a stable future. Vote Bruce Weyhrauch, state House. Amy Jo Meiners Auke Bay
Neighbors mailbox

...generosity. There are approximately 80 students in these classes, and we all greatly appreciate your community support. Amy Jo Meiners Juneau Thanks for organizing Disaster Preparedness The American Red Cross of Alaska Southeast District would like to...
Elementary students build paper roller coasters at JACC

...collaborative project.Vieth said yes, he and the teachers got to work, and "Physics Day" was born.Teachers Amy Jo Meiners, Kathy Iliev and Becky Engstrom and some 130 third-, fourth- and fifth-grade students from all six public elementary...
Macaulay, Hansen to wed

...Earth Movers. The wedding will be officiated by Pastor Douglas Dye. The bride will be attended by matron of honor Amy Jo Meiners. The flower girl will be granddaughter Savannah Croteau and Junior Bridesmaids will be nieces Abby Meiners and Rachel...
Roller Coaster Riot adds fun, teamwork to learning physics

...Over the course of 3 weeks, STEM AK Education Specialist Bob Vieth has worked with three Extended Learning teachers - Amy Jo Meiners, Kathy Iliev and Becky Engstrom - to introduce 135 EL students to the laws of physics through dynamic, hands-on...


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