Anchorage teacher wins $50,000 on 'Jeopardy!'

ANCHORAGE - A high school teacher in Anchorage won $50,000 after placing second in a "Jeopardy!" game show competition for teachers.Dimond High School teacher Mary Beth Hammerstrom told the Anchorage Daily News on Friday...
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...
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...
Planned Parenthood, teacher sue to block Alaska initiative

ANCHORAGE - Planned Parenthood of Alaska and a high school teacher have gone to court to block a voter initiative that...August 2010 ballot. Planned Parenthood and Bartlett High School teacher Susan Wingrove say in the lawsuit that language in...
'The Rookie' to conclude Pillars series

The 2011 Pillars of American Speaker Series concludes Wednesday with a unique presentation by a former high school teacher turned major league pitcher. In doing so, he became one of professional baseball's oldest rookies. This type...
DZ selects JDHS teacher as assistant principal

Dzantik'i Heeni's newest assistant principal will be Juneau-Douglas High School teacher Kristy Germain.Germain has taught social studies and English at the high school since 2003. She also taught for a year at Floyd...
Empire Editorial: Challenges await new superintendent

...decision to give Miller the nod. He has an extensive background in education, beginning with a decade spent as a high school teacher and culminating with a doctorate in educational leadership and nearly 20 years of leadership experience on the administrative...
'Juneau Votes': New community group to encourage democracy

...period, no matter for whom the ballot is cast. Juneau Public Libraries director Robert Barr and Thunder Mountain High School teacher Mara Early presented the idea behind Juneau Votes at the Juneau Chamber of Commerce luncheon Thursday. Both Barr...
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...
Garot plans party to launch new Bereman theater scholarship

...a nice way to keep her memory alive," Garot said. "Theater was an important part of her life, not just as a high school teacher but in her professional life, for a long time."Garot said the milestone birthday seemed like a good time to...


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