Fairbanks schools quietly become auto skills powerhouses

...New CTE Educator of the Year, an award given to a teacher with fewer than four years in the field.West Valley High School teacher Wendi Graham was honored Wednesday as well, receiving the award for outstanding career guidance from a teacher...
Teachers' union talks 'game day'

...has dragged on for seven months, but not necessarily because of any discord.Hannan, also a Juneau-Douglas High School teacher, said JEA and JSD are utilizing a new negotiation tactic known as interest based bargaining (IBB). It's a...
Teacher's method goes beyond the worksheet

...driven. Kids don't think about why I am doing this. Kids don't think anymore," she said.Middle school and high school teachers have witnessed a growing trend of students incapable of basic math skills. Thompson said many middle school teachers...
Pure Sole: Review This!

...the Little League Parent/Volunteer Pledge and the Poor Persecuted Press Photographer Pledge."Mt. Edgecumbe High School teacher Archie Young was chosen to be inducted into the Alaska School Activities Association Hall of Fame Class of 2014...
Juneau educators train in the art of teaching

...get all their excitement out and be who they were," before settling in to a new activity, said Juneau Douglas High School Teacher Michaela Moore.Moore noted the subtle difference in teaching strategies between elementary school children and...
My Turn: Begich Negative Ads Divide and Defame Alaskans

...together to work on the many challenges facing our state and nation. ? Ken Koelsch was a former Juneau Douglas high school teacher 1969-1996, U.S Customs and Border Protection Port Director 1996-2014, and a part of theCity and Borough...
Hoonah carvers restore history with Xuna Shuka Hit

...carver, come to life. High school students drop by to work on their own projects (Greenwald is a retired Hoonah High School teacher).The house is named Xuna Shuka Hit: Xuna for the Huna people; "Hit" means "house," and "Shuka" is a word...
Celebrate civil rights on Elizabeth Peratrovich Day today would urge that people not grow complacent and brush off racism as a relic of the past. When Thunder Mountain High School teacher Graham Storey teaches about civil rights, he not only talks about Peratrovich and her contemporaries, but leads...
JEA, school district agree on new contract

...language to benefit the district's special education teachers, JEA bargaining team spokeswoman and Juneau-Douglas High School teacher Sara Hannan said. The teachers will no longer be able to be reassigned to another building by the district without...
The Elizabeth Peratrovich Project: The tools to talk about civil rights

...a student at Thunder Mountain a couple of years ago - deeper learning occurs," Storey said.Juneau-Douglas High School teacher Kurt Dzinich said he's shown the film in the past, but more often now discusses the topic when showing the film...


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