Candidates on good behavior at debate

...resources of our university system." Having diverse public school options, like language immersion programs and charter schools, is also important for student achievement, she said.In the most recent legislative session, education funding...
Wind Ensemble to debut original work by conductor William Todd Hunt

...Percy Granger's Irish Tunes, Turlet's French National Defile March and a world premier by Hunt, entitled Mountains.The ensemble will be joined by guest players fro the Juneau Community Charter School.Admission is by donations.
Dzantiki'i Heeni Invitational Cross Country Meet

Middle school runners from Gustavus, Skagway, Monessori, Juneau Community Charter School, Floyd Dryden and host Dzantik'i Heeni participated in the 1.6-mile DZ Invitational last week.The run was the second gathering...
Charter school gets new teachers, needs more kids

...the other is enrolled at the Juneau Community Charter School. With the charter school's staff infused with new, enthusiastic teachers...for families to get involved, he said.The charter school - a little-known school with a small student...
My Turn: Bright future ahead for Alaska's students

...public schools, we've encouraged and funded more choices in public schools. We've opened more opportunities for charter schools, residential schools, correspondence and home schools, and the Alaska Native Science and Engineering Program...
Education questionnaire puts candidates on record

...but not nearly enough to restore lost value we've had in past couple years."It also directed a lot of funds to charter schools and other programs that resulted in neighborhood schools not getting what they really needed in terms of funding...
Photo: Concert in the Pocket Park

Floyd Dryden Middle School music teacher Mike Bucy directs a combined band of seventh and eighth graders from FDMS and the Juneau Community Charter School as they give a noon concert at the Gunakadeit Park (also known as Pocket Park) on Franklin Street on Thursday.
Education reform bill becomes law

...will ensure Alaska's students are better prepared for life and work."The new law includes changes to the way charter schools are funded and run, offers more options for home, residential and vocational programs, and includes a substantial...
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The 28th Alaska Legislature in plain English

...low-performing school, you get out of jury duty. There's more scholarship opportunities for students and a helping hand for charter schools, among other things.HB 281PRESCRIPTION WITHOUT PHYSICAL EXAMINATIONIt's OK if a doctor provides a prescription...
Education funding picture still murky opportunities, and more charter school opportunities," Republican Gov...assistance to correspondence and charter schools.Juneau stands to gain less than...broadband component, and the charter school funding should send about $235...
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