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Seeking a stable table

...some sessions will include an overview of the Farm to Schools program, information on child nutrition and food-focused curricula in the classroom.On the entrepreneurial track, there will be sessions on agricultural resources, business planning for...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-03-25/seeking-stable-table
Local
Camp Invention coming to Thunder Mountain High School

...in a fun and creative atmosphere. The camp also incorporates outdoor activities as part of its curriculum. This year's Camp Invention curriculum is called "Illuminate." Children will have the chance to explore and invent by investigating...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2015-03-29/camp-invention-coming-thunder-mount
Neighbors
Empire Readers' Council Editorial: JSD bullying policy needs some 'teeth'

...the first place. According to the international Committee for Children, which structures anti-bullying and self-esteem curricula used in Juneau schools, "Students may not report being victims of bullying because it makes them feel ashamed, afraid and...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-03-07/empire-readers-council-editorial-jsd-
Opinion
The knife of social media

...general anti-bullying policies.According to the Committee for Children, which creates anti-bullying and self-esteem curricula used in Juneau schools, "Students may not report being victims of bullying because it makes them feel ashamed, afraid and...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-03-07/knife-social-media
Local
My Turn: Misappropriating a people's history

Should school curricula be modified "based solely on objections...also applies to a high school history curricula being debated across the country...voted to remove the books from the curriculum. Ted Wilson, the district's director...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-28/my-turn-misappropriating-peoples-histor
Opinion
My Turn: From the privileged few to We the People

...districts to develop an American constitutionalism history curriculum. Four years ago I argued that such a law wouldn't improve...serious workplace hazards are mitigated.Developing a classroom curricula that includes these advances doesn't undermine the objectives...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-02-13/my-turn-privileged-few-we-people
Opinion
Teachers dance their way into integrating arts

Teachers from across Alaska have spent the last two weeks in Juneau learning how to integrate art into their curriculums to help students learn better.The program, "Basic Arts Institute - An Interdisciplinary Continuum: Storytelling from Ancient...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2011-08-04/teachers-dance-their-way-integrating-ar
Local
JSD wants input on language lessons

...three language arts curricula under consideration by the district.Curriculum has been a divisive...26-member district curriculum committee including...samples of the curricula in January and...district reviews its curricula every six years...WondersThe McGraw-Hill curriculum is organized around...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-03-06/jsd-wants-input-language-lessons
Local
School budget crunch guide for 2016

...186,600.? Postpone the new K-12 social studies curriculum, which has not been completed yet. Saves $240,000. Scenario...development, human resources, supplies and replacement curriculums. Saves $186,600.? Cut one teacher and one specialist...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-01-29/school-budget-crunch-guide-2016
Local
Gelbrich resignation letter: 'Change is needed'

...Board of Education, Superintendent Glenn Gelbrich urged the board to stick to its guns in rallying behind the push for new curricula.Gelbrich handed in the letter of resignation to the board March 13, and announced his plans two days later to leave the...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-03-25/gelbrich-resignation-letter-change-need
Local

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