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Astronauts getting new picture books

...said by phone from British Columbia, where she now lives.Drew did his 2011 demo as a favor for Tribe, former education director at Space Center Houston, the tourist side of Johnson Space Center. She was trying to get NASA on board.He picked...
Nation and World
Fall Arts Preview: Season of beginnings

...Haywood, who took over as executive director following the departure of Sara Radke Brown (who now serves as arts education director with the Juneau Arts & Humanities Council). Here's a look at what the symphony has planned for this season...
Symphony hires new executive director

...director.The symphony's executive director for the past two years, Sara Radke Brown, will serve as the arts education director with the Juneau Arts & Humanities Council.Haywood has served as the symphony's project coordinator since 2013...
Peninsula school board votes to retain criticized textbook

...without causing disruptions. The decision to retain the book for now was made with a vote of 6 to 3.Elementary education director Christine Ermold told the board during a work session earlier Monday that a review committee found coverage of gender...
Baby Raven Reads ... and sings, dances, tells stories see the new Walter Soboleff Center."SHI plans a grand opening for the Walter Soboleff Center May 15.SHI Education Director Jackie Kookesh said the event was the first of many over the course of three years. More than 40 families registered...
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...
State | AK legislature
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...
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...


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