Orbistondo and Fosket to wed

...started dating in high school. Now that they both have graduated college, they are moving to Hawaii. Cassie will be fulfilling an architectural drafts person position and Nathan will be a fifth-grade teacher at a private school on Oahu.
Secret recording captures conversation with deputy

...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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Photo: 5th grade at the Capitol

5th grade teacher Kayla Harmon, brought her class of 29 students to the Capitol Building Friday, April 10. The students had a 20 minute meeting with Governor Walker and Lt. Governor Mallot in the Cabinet Boardroom.
Former students read letters from past

FAIRBANKS - Former students of Woodriver Elementary School in Fairbanks got a special treat when their sixth-grade teacher sent them letters from their 12-year-old selves.The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reports that Janet Taylor used...
DOT's 'Reflectosaurus' goes to safety school

...little bit with having our fifth- and sixth-graders in there, but they did good with it."Houghtaling sixth-grade teacher Erica Reynolds said it was nice to get something different."We don't always get special guests like this, so...
Local teacher honored with DSE inaugural award

Auke Bay Elementary School second grade teacher Allie Smith's students play games, measure snow and watch for seasonal changes in the outdoors. The other day, they figured...
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 been...
Spreading JAMM

...grade level, I have been impressed with the quality of learning the programs overflows to the classroom," third-grade teacher Geoffrey Wyatt said. "I have noticed that JAMMers are often better equipped to listen to instructions and sustain...
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...
Teacher feels ostracized for pot confession

Mendenhall River Community School fifth grade teacher Adam Berkey, who confessed to marijuana use last month, says he and his wife have felt ostracized in the community, despite...


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