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Families welcome Japanese students

...Japan, which allows Japanese students to stay with host families for three nights, 3,400 miles from their homes. Annie Calkins, the program organizer, said the 22-year partnership between Juneau and Nishiokoppe is ingrained in village children...
Teaching formline

...up SHI's Native Artist Committee.The project was led by SHI's Kari Groven in collaboration with Steve Brown, Annie Calkins and Nancy Lehnhart, and is part of the Jineit Art Academy, one of SHI's initiatives to make Juneau the Northwest...
David Hunsaker receives honorary doctorate, to give commencement speach small villages on the Aleutian Islands. It was on one of these islands that he met the great love of his life, Annie Calkins. In 1982 they married and moved to Juneau where they built a house on Lynn Canals' Breadline Bluff on Lynn Canal...
JACC heats up for the summer

...well in hand - and they'll have help managing things while DeCherney is gone (most notably from Candy Behrends, Annie Calkins and Sandy Fortier). The JAHC staff seems energized by the high level of activity coming up at the JACC, including...
Tlingit classrooms - a good report card

...better than Native students on average, a recent study shows. "This whole emphasis on literacy is paying off," Annie Calkins, a former school district administrator who has studied the program, told the Juneau School Board last week. Eunice...
Honor students to put on punk benefit show

One day this spring, Juneau resident Annie Calkins visited Juneau-Douglas High School to share her tales of a Kenyan town she had visited. A school she toured had few basic supplies...
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Teachers learn to integrate arts with content learning

...teachers from 11 districts statewide. "It's a statewide professional development opportunity for teachers," said Annie Calkins, an advisor and evaluator of the program. "(It's) giving them knowledge and tools so they can integrate the...
State Briefs

...Tony Knowles named two people to the state Board of Education and Early Development, the administration said Friday. Annie Calkins of Juneau and Rob Shoaf of Anchorage were appointed to five-year terms by Knowles. They replace two previous appointees...
Thanks for presenting at the Teaching Artist Workshop Series

...Heather Ridgeway, Cristine Crooks, Lynn Williams, Ryan Conarro, Ellen Ferguson, Kathy Obersinner, Nancy Peel, Annie Calkins and Kristin Garot. Congratulations to participants in the interactive workshops, now certified as "Highly Qualified...

...nephews Foster and Taylor. Friends are invited to an informal memorial celebration at 5:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 28, at the Shrine of St. Therese chapel. For further information contact Dave Hunsaker or Annie Calkins at 789-3486.


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