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Police: Armed man threatens officers outside school West High School Tuesday morning, and got into an argument with school staff before leaving the school.Anchorage School District spokeswoman Heidi Embley said the man's wife told staff members her husband had a gun.School resource officers...
My Turn: Alaskans' dignity worth paying for

...bell that signaled it was time for me to give Claire a hug, to tell her she was safe. After two years in the Anchorage School District Early Learning Program, Claire was ready for more independence. She'd go to her classroom while I sat in...
My Turn: Should public school funds be used for education?

...personnel."The commissioner has recommended repealing this language. The language is a response to the 1991 Anchorage School District board expending the equivalent of 200 students worth of base student allocation funds to unsuccessfully defend...
State tells school districts it won't help pay for bonds bonds approved by voters in April.The Anchorage School District and the Bristol Bay Borough School District received...Mark Foster, chief financial officer for the Anchorage School District, said the earliest Anchorage will be paying...
Equipment stolen from Anchorage elementary school

ANCHORAGE - The Anchorage School District says an elementary school has been broken into only days after reports of vandalism at South Anchorage High School.KTVA-TV...
Anchorage School District serving summer meals to children

...ANCHORAGE - The addition of two Anchorage School District sites participating in the...low-income families.The Anchorage School District's student nutrition coordinator...government reimburses the Anchorage School District about $5.82 for each...
My Turn: Make test standards neither too soft or too hard

...hard. Make them just right.? David Nees is a retired math teacher with 28 years of experience with the Anchorage School District. He served on the Sustainable Eduction Task Force from 2012-2014.
Former teacher gets 2 years in prison for sexual abuse

...fourth-grade teacher at the school from 1968 to 1993.Schwantes later worked as a substitute teacher for the Anchorage School District and was an after-school activities teacher at Muldoon Elementary school.
Lawsuit alleges abuse at Anchorage charter school

ANCHORAGE - A mother is suing a charter school principal and the Anchorage School District because she claims her daughter suffered physical and emotional abuse brought on by teachers in the fall of 2012.The Alaska Dispatch...
Anchorage School District says it won't lay off teachers school year's budget, teachers in the Anchorage School District can be happy knowing they won't be laid off...from the 2015-2016 budget.Last week, the Anchorage School District identified dozens of teachers who would have...


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