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UAS drama club presents play about transgender student

...program, and last spring they presented "The Country Club," by Douglas Carter Beane.Perseverance Theatre's education director, Shona Strauser, is the club advisor, and many of the students involved in the production have been involved...
Arts institute aims to activate young brains

...Ketchikan.From that research, the arts council targeted more arts education for the teachers. Former arts council education director Anita Maxwell chose the Basic Arts Institute - which not only was highly regarded for its high-quality program...
Sitka school district tries to attract teachers

...of those older teachers is important, too."Demmert, Blatchley Middle School Principal Ben White and special education director Mandy Evans attended a job fair this past weekend in Tacoma, which was open to districts across the Pacific Northwest...
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Perseverance Theatre's Young Company presents "The Boxcar Children"

...students, and will be available at the door. Perseverance's Young Company, led by Artistic Director Art Rotch and Education Director Shona Strauser, is a six-week, after-school theater program for youth ages 10-16, held twice a year. For...
"K of D": a ghost story like you've never heard before

...premiered at Woolly Mammoth Theatre in Washington, DC, came to Apathy by way of Perseverance Artistic Associate and Education Director - as well as fellow actor - Shona Strauser."The great part about the TCG grant is that it can evolve over time...
Group warns against computer exams in Alaska, other states

...computerized exams as proof that the technology is "not ready for prime time."Bob Schaeffer, FairTest's public education director, called the computerized testing system the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium plans to introduce in Alaska...
SHI to sponsor math and culture academy of the greatest areas of need, said SHI President Rosita Worl, who has met with UAS staff along with SHI's Education Director Jackie Kookesh. "Math is a hurdle that is holding students back from pursuing degrees in finance, science and other...
For director Maynard-Losh, 'Treasure Island' marks a homecoming

...experience in 1982 as an actor, and became increasingly involved over the next 20 years, working as the theater's education director and associate artistic director under Smith, and directing at least 18 plays. She left town in 2004 to take the...
Juneau group among Parents as Teachers grant recipients

...Phyllis Carlson, a member of the Juneau School District Board of Education who served until recently as rural education director with the department, was tapped earlier this summer to be the state's first Parents as Teachers program coordinator...
Sampson to head Education

...he served as a principal in the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District from 1984 to 1994. He is a past special education director and federal programs director for Annette Island School District in Metlakatla. Sampson was named National Rural...


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