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...
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...
Juneau's baseball son returns to his roots

...Bentz said. Staff members Gary Lehnhart, Linda Dapcevich, Sara Hannan and Paula Casperson were some of Bentz's high school teachers.FIRST BASESBentz's memories go back farther: His first play was in the Gastineau Channel Little League in...
High school students told to 'stay put'

Thunder Mountain High School teachers and staff were ordered to "stay put" Tuesday afternoon while police and firefighters responded to a disturbance involving a student...
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...


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