Cultural appropriation and education: making the right decisions

...why we need to listen and try to figure out why people suffer. Alaska Natives are already marginalized in Alaskan education systems and are in a complex system of social structures that repeatedly fail them and therefore fail our entire state...
Language revitalization: a total shift in values

...Alaska Native languages to a place of equality. Education systems, including public schools and universities, do...options of imitating their ancestors. We will have education systems that are a lot less racist because they mandate Alaska...
My Turn: Three 'maybes' and two 'maybe nots'

...remarkably and maybe, not accredited or accountable for performance or standards imposed on traditional public education systems.I do understand that HJR1 is not an indictment of our public school education structure and the teachers, who...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...countries and states with the best education systems that are the most secure economically...countries and states with the best education systems that are the most secure economically...countries and states with the best education systems that are the most secure economically...
Alaska editorial: Transformational leadership needed at University of Alaska

...visible in No Child Left Behind and in K-12 education, and evident in the performance based budgeting used in higher education systems such as the University of Alaska. Self-interest or fear drives performance in the transactional leadership framework...
Teachers dance their way into integrating arts

...we're playing," Gaffney said.Gaffney said Pink isn't against linear teaching and thinking, but he believes education systems focus too heavily on them.She said more research also has been done about the cerebellum, which has long been...
State creates new rural education job

...knows the improvements can happen. "Pre-Western contact, Alaska Native culture had one of the most precision education systems in the world," he said. "They were able to effectively pass on hunting, religious values, customs, their entire...
Alaskans sue for more state school funds

...union that is one of the plaintiffs. In the past 15 years, 30 states have been sued over the adequacy of their education systems, says the National Conference of State Legislatures. Most lawsuits related to operating funds, but some dealt...
My Turn: Stevens has long history of trouble with Natives

...approximately eight years ago, when Stevens passed a bill in Congress that eliminated funding for tribal schools and education systems. Also, through a legislative rider, Stevens took away tribes' right to control our health concerns and created...


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