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My Turn: What the independent PE option means

...apparent misunderstanding regarding the proposal before the Juneau Board of Education to amend the district's high school requirements for earning...this school year.? Barbara Thurston is a member of the Juneau Board of Education.

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-12-24/my-turn-what-independent-pe-option-me
Opinion
Superintendent addresses media training

...expectations of our roles as representatives of the school district and to make sure we are following policies of the Board of Education and rules for protecting student privacy," according to the superintendent's report.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-18/superintendent-addresses-media-training
Local
State approves tougher math standards for graduation

...students across the state will become more rigorous starting for incoming freshmen in the Class of 2019. The State Board of Education and Early Development met Dec. 4-5 in Anchorage to develop four new proposed regulations on learning standards...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-14/state-approves-tougher-math-standards-g
Local
Students take charge of learning, anti-bullying

Students and teachers addressing the Juneau Board of Education on Tuesday gave good grades to anti-bullying and learning programs. At Tuesday's meeting, exploratory teachers - those teaching...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-17/students-take-charge-learning-anti-bull
Local
My Turn: Curriculum whitewashes boarding school abuse

...wanted to elucidate to the members of the Juneau Board of Education, Superintendent Mark Miller and the general public...reviewing for historical accuracy. I urge the Juneau Board of Education and Superintendent Miller to remove the objectionable...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-12-02/my-turn-curriculum-whitewashes-boardi
Opinion
Ex-Nikiski teacher pleads not-guilty in rape case

With a courtroom audience that included representatives from the school district, board of education and family of the alleged victim, accused rapist and former teacher Jeremy Anderson appeared in Kenai Superior Court in person...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-11-28/ex-nikiski-teacher-pleads-not-guilty-ra
State
Teacher feels ostracized for pot confession

...week. Berkey said he now hopes to make a bigger difference for children through a future position on the Juneau Board of Education."I want to make that my sole purpose in life," he said.Berkey described the impact of his October My Turn...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-12/teacher-feels-ostracized-pot-confession
Local
Empire Editorial: Picks for State House, Senate seats are ...

...discretionary spending to the Juneau School District to pay for elementary language arts curriculum. The Juneau Board of Education had already decided to pay $500,000 for the curriculum upgrade. Munoz' move allowed the district to use some...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-11-02/empire-editorial-picks-state-house-se
Opinion
Emotions high over school curriculum

Tears were shed and voices raised Thursday over a four books intended for fourth-graders at Juneau public schools.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-02/emotions-high-over-school-curriculum
Local
Questioned books came as a surprise

...year, according to a May document presented to the Board of Education, he served on the evaluation committee as principal...noted as well.It was recommended to the Juneau Board of Education in May that Reading Wonders be adopted. Included in...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-11/questioned-books-came-surprise
Local

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