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My Turn: Teachers have no choice but to put collective foot down

...long-term sense. Not doing so will result in the further degradation of the quality of our schools via the loss of experienced teachers and the difficulty of finding new teachers willing to work for less than they could earn elsewhere. This is not...
My Turn: What is a teacher worth? It would also be the third year of no increase at the top to retain experienced teachers. An annual inflation increase is needed to retain experienced teachers and attract new talent.Next, I looked at the Juneau Economic Development...
Ulmer education plan ups funding

...days per year for five years. She proposed instituting a master teacher corps, providing support from retired, experienced teachers for low-performing schools, plus early interventions for struggling students, expanded online opportunities...
Grant writer and planner wants change racial incidents last school year, and Natives in particular said it was a longtime problem that they had experienced. Teachers in smaller schools will be able to keep an eye out for harassment better than in a large, crowded school, Garvey...
Juneau Co-op Preschool is a community asset

...past four years and Rhonda is a great example of the caliber of the teachers there. Yes, they are trained and experienced teachers, but they are also talented artists, musicians and community members in their own right. Juneau Co-op Preschool...
Teachers have heard enough excuses

...offer, and in a couple of years the exodus of experienced teachers would free up money to raise salaries during the...scale were being hired to replace more "costly" experienced teachers. The next contract negotiations rolled around...
Juneau schools face bleak budgets

...mainly because of the turnover of high-paid, experienced staff, who were replaced with lower-paid, less experienced teachers, said district Business Manager Gary Epperson. But Epperson also presented the board with very tentative budgets...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...It is hard getting everyone on the same page and moving forward," Morse agreed today. But the combination of experienced teachers anchoring the staff and an influx of new teachers because of early retirements provides a prime opportunity for...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...beyond what they actually worked. The aim of the program was to save the district money by replacing the most experienced teachers at the top of the salary scale with new teachers who would make less. It's not clear, however, that the district...
Juneau Empire Story Archive what students experience in the classroom. "Teachers who will receive grants this year can learn from the experienced teachers, and everyone learns from networking and sharing innovative ideas and teaching methods during the conference...


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