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Educator Spotlight: Amy Lloyd

...created was called the "Systems Project" and involved working on a problem in the Juneau community and trying to find solutions. That project won an award in 2000 for use of community and authentic audiences, which is something that I think...
Growing season

...Alaska, invited anyone interested in starting a 4H club on growing to contact him. "I feel like Alaskans need to find solutions ... to our lack of fresh food," Van De Water said. "Growing in Alaska is a real challenge."Van De Water also...
On Writing: Mistakes were made

...I'm letting you know I want us to work together. And that is communication: using language to bring us together to find solutions whenever mistakes are made.? Jim Hale teaches writing workshops across Alaska and can be contacted atwww.jimhalewriting...
Begich advocates the Alaskan way in Sitka

...delegation in the United States of America," Begich said to applause from the chamber audience. "We are trying to find solutions. That's the Alaskan way."Begich acknowledged that there are times that he and Murkowski disagree about bills...
'We're all paying:' Heroin spreads misery in US

...catching addicts off guard.In hard-hit places, police, doctors, parents and former users are struggling to find solutions and save lives."I thought my suburban, middle-class family was immune to drugs such as this," says Valerie...
Empire Editorial: What to do about decaying downtown?

...will do the same. Now is the time for a free exchange of ideas and open dialogue to weigh all available options and find solutions that are both economically feasible and socially acceptable. Much of Juneau's homeless problem is connected to...
Puddle Jumpers preschool to close

...problem for the community," Shibler said.CCS is still committed to "do all that it can to work cooperatively to find solutions to this issue," according to the release - but Juneau may need more than what currently invested parties can provide...
Our local governments deserve more respect

...never did. Our local communities need a governor who consults with them, represents them and works cooperatively to find solutions to pressing issues impacting their lives and livelihood. Healthy communities contribute greatly to the overall wellbeing...
The struggle to find jobs after jail

...It's a continuous cycle," she noted.The coalition, a group of concerned citizens that formed last January to find solutions to high recidivism rates, recently began a push to educate employers in the capital city about the benefits of hiring...
Begich: Government shutdown 'totally unnecessary'

...small businesses to better access health care for employees.He said members of Congress should work together to find solutions to identify problems with the law. But for some of the critics "it seems like it's all or nothing with them...


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