JDHS assistant principal interviews today

...candidates are from Alaska. They are: Kimberly McNamara, a special education program manager with the Alaska Department of Education; Janette Gagnon, a special education teacher at JDHS; Laura Scholes, a 7th grade math and science teacher...
State board adopts school performance regulation

...alternative high schools, after finding the new ratings system doesn't work well for them.Last year, the department of education adopted the Alaska School Performance Index, which rates public schools by stars, as part of its waiver from...
Edna Elizabeth Spickler

...Seattle and then to Juneau in 1959. Betty & Les moved to Olympia in 2003. Betty worked for the State of Alaska Departments of Education & Corrections. She ended her working career as Secretary to the Commissioner of Corrections. She was a volunteer...
Thumbs up, thumbs down

...class added their own individual parts. The project was made possible by the Goldbelt Heritage Foundation and Department of Education Grant Award.Thumbs down to the mass stranding of about 24 starfish, washed ashore at Sunshine Cove. The National...
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Photo: Screen dedication

...Art Class students in front of a Wolverine House Screen during a dedication ceremony at Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School on Friday. The project was made possible by the Goldbelt Heritage Foundation and Department of Education Grant Award.
Immigration: US warns schools against bias

...number, fill out a waiver within 30 days or do nothing, Hardin said.Matt Cardoza, a spokesman for Georgia's Department of Education, said the state worked with federal officials while updating enrollment requirements in 2011. Cardoza said state...
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UAS vies to reinstate superintendent certification program

...nod from the board that says this seems like a good idea for you to pursue," Deputy Commissioner of the state Department of Education and Early Development Les Morse said in an interview. "We can't approve it until (they) have a plan ready...
Two "Percent for Art" projects announced

...arts for all Alaskans through education, partnership, grants and services. ASCA is a division of the Alaska Department of Education and Early Development, and is governed by eleven council members appointed by the Governor. It is supported...
Part of the curriculum: Swimming lessons in the schools of Juneau

...came to be as a result of the State of Alaska Department of Education paying a percentage of the capital costs of the...said. According to an email from Max Mertz, the Department of Education and Early Development contributed $5.2 million...
House's budget claims conceal retirement spending

Saddled with a grim revenue forecast, the Republican majority in the House of Representatives passed a budget last week that can be defined with a single word: less. But not as much less as the approved figure implies - $9.
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