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Secret recording captures conversation with deputy

...I don't do well with direction," Bates said on the recording. "I never have, since the first grade. My first-grade teacher and I had a problem with it. I've had problems throughout my life with it."Bates' attorney, Clark Brewster...
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Teacher's method goes beyond the worksheet

...thinking outside the box when it comes to teaching her students. Jennifer Thompson has been a kindergarten and first-grade teacher in Juneau since she received her degree from the University of Alaska Southeast in the late 1980s, and she has...
Ronald Shondell Brooker

...Spokane. Ron lived in Douglas and Juneau and attended school where his Kindergarten teacher was his mother's first grade teacher. Ronald moved to Anchorage and later moved to Wenatchee, Washington where he graduated high school in 1990. Ron...
Charter school gets new teachers, needs more kids

...who has taught at the school for 12 years.The new hires include two middle school teachers, a kindergarten-first grade teacher, a music teacher, a keyboarding and art teacher and a part-time special education teacher.Working so closely...
Photo: Outstanding teacher

Kindergarten and first-grade teacher Jennifer Thompson reads to her class Monday at Gastineau Elementary School. Thompson was named the 2006 recipient of the Outstanding...
Heartfelt from first-graders

I am a first grade teacher at Mendenhall River Community School. I came to school numb and was not sure what I would say to a group of 6-year-olds who...
Montoya is named teacher of the year

Juneau's teacher of the year has been named the top teacher in Alaska. Harborview Elementary kindergarten-first grade teacher Vivian Montoya was presented the award by Gov. Tony Knowles today in Anchorage during the Association of Alaska...
Harborview may have top teacher

...Mission accomplished. Montoya, a kindergarten and first-grade teacher at Harborview Elementary School, makes easing the...Juneau include Mendenhall River Community School first-grade teacher Suzanne Cary in 1993 and elementary school art teacher...
District selects finalists for Harborview principal

...of the Juneau School District's 21st Century Community Learning Centers; Patricia Newman, a kindergarten and first-grade teacher in Bakersfield, Calif.; and Joseph Krause, a fifth- and sixth-grade teacher in Flint, Mich. A public reception...
School vandals shatter 16 windows, 3 doors

...found in the woods. "We had a door knocked out in 1994 but we've never had anything as bad as this one," said first-grade teacher Deedie Sorenson, who learned of the vandalism from a parent living nearby. Juneau School District Superintendent...


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