Juneau educators train in the art of teaching observe ... it helps me understand how I would change things," said Cynthia McFeeters from Juneau Community Charter School. Although administrators will use this new evaluation model to check an educator's teaching methods, McFeeters...
Montessori makeover?

...needed. The lone exception is the Juneau Community Charter School. Garot said alleviate the confusion that comes with...superior to a traditional public school education or the charter school - only that it is beneficial the community has options...
Budget biggest issue at school board meeting

...expected to be ratified Nov. 22.School enrollment numbers were very near what was projected. Juneau Community Charter School is down by eight students, which may have a budgetary impact, Means reported.Miller suggested there will be upgrades...
Group exposes voting histories of Alaska residents

...Bryan is the founder of the Plano, Texas, based nonprofit Challenge Foundation, which supports the start-up of charter schools around the country, as well as the affiliated TeamCFA, based in Lake Oswego. He said he personally contributes...
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...
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...
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...


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