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Haines exchange student from Gaza wins award

YES program exchange student Haytham, from Gaza and living in Haines, was awarded the 2013 International Education Week winner from Ayusa (Academic Year in the USA) International, a nonprofit based out of San Francisco. Haytham was...
Alaska Editorial: Education funding needs to rise

...the Legislature to become the "Education Session."If that's the case, then this week can easily be called "Education Week."The House Education Committee has hearings scheduled Monday through Friday this week on House Bill 278, the governor's...
Juneau students learn programming

...Parnell's office about the effort, who issued a proclamation last Friday dubbing this week, "Computer Science Education Week." "We're at a million shortfall of projected jobs by 2020, so that's why I'm targeting this age group - to...
Positive impact of public education contest for students

During American Education Week, Nov. 18-22, the National Education Association - Alaska kicked off a statewide contest open to K-12 students. The purpose...
UAS hosts First Nation elder this week

...will be signing books in the Mourant Cafeteria from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Nov. 16, during an International Education week event. Heuer is the featured speaker at the final Evening at Egan of the 2012 Season that evening at 7 p.m. in...

...Southeast student student Lora Martin obtained donations for Operation Christmas Child 2010 through UAS International Education Week events held Nov. 15-19. From a display she set up at the campus coffee shop, Spike's, Martin was able to fill...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

School calendar THE JUNEAU EMPIRE All Schools Sunday-Saturday: Newspapers in Education Week. Tuesday-Friday: Elementary school parent-teacher conferences. Tuesday-Thursday: Grades 3, 6 and 8 benchmark testing...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...they steadfastly believe in the importance of shared accountability. It was a sad day indeed last January when Education Week gave out grades for each state regarding funding for public schools. Alaska earned an F for adequacy and a C for...
Petersburg: Medical center offers diabetes help

...getting comprehensive education on how to manage the disease. Last March at the Petersburg Medical Center's diabetes education week, there was so much public outcry that the hospital challenged diabetes self-management director Millie Tuccillo...
EdWeek report flunks Alaska school again

...Education, said the magazine, Education Week, didn't take into account the...grade our work,'' Cross said. Education Week gave Alaska policy-makers districts. In a footnote, Education Week acknowledged the coming reforms...


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