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Senate Education moves bill on grant program

...the individual learning plan is monitored by the certified teacher," Dunleavy said. "Text book selection is the...supporting an individual learning plan monitored by a certified teacher and such vendors are from a pre-approved list by...
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Tech for home school bill sticks in committee

...students in correspondence schools and home teaching schools to be put together by the students' guardians and certified teachers with school districts supervising the effort.Alaska Education Commissioner Mike Hanley told the committee he had...
Empire Editorial: The committee has spoken

...teachers over textbooks, or as one budget committee member said Wednesday, "staff before stuff." Qualified, certified teachers and smaller class sizes will reap better results than bloated classrooms and shiny new books. According to an Empire...
Ketchikan schools find fault with state ed regulations

...paraprofessionals in preschools to meet security regulations more stringent than what districts require of certified teachers.Certified teachers already are fingerprinted and they undergo background checks during the certification process.Superintendent...
My Turn: Teacher pay is a matter of priorities

...volunteered in her classroom weekly every year but one. I saw the load the teachers were bearing. I myself am a certified teacher, and I'm not proud to say I bailed early. It was too challenging, too depleting to try to meet the needs of...
Principal: JSD may hire extra teachers for Harborview, Glacier Valley

...there, there's going to be a long-term negative impact," Eckland said. "We felt very strongly that having a certified teacher ? will make a long-term impact on these kids."Eckland asked the site council to support the staff's recommendation...
UAF to integrate technology in Native language education

...improving the teaching of students for whom English is a second language.Master's degree students will ideally be certified teachers working in Alaska Native language contexts, such as immersion schools, dual language programs and bilingual programs...
Play school

...children construct their own personalities as they interact with their environment, among others. Three Montessori-certified teachers are on site. Monthly tuition is around $700. Although children are not graded traditionally, as part of public...
Former Libertarian exec files for Juneau Assembly

...families out of Juneau, and the Assembly needs to commit to action for the sake of the community." Chambers was a certified teacher before moving to Juneau and holds a Bachelor of Arts from Middle Tennessee State University. Her husband, Mike...
Home school program to offer more money the computers for $50, Scandling said. The program also will open a learning center staffed by a part-time certified teacher, she said. The goal of the new policies is to be as family-friendly as possible with a generous allocation and...


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