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Japanese students see the sights through school program

...nine Juneau teachers have relocated to Nishiokoppe to teach English for one to two years. Suzie Gaffney, a former history teacher at JDHS, was the second Juneau teacher to spend time in Nishiokoppe with her family, back in 1995. She taught in...
JDHS grad running for literacy

...Two teachers that came to mind immediately were his 4th grade teacher, Shirley Campbell, and his high school history teacher, Les Morse."They always held the bar high and demanded that students surpass it," Orelove said.Although Orelove...
The abridged Overstreet: Part 1

...unemployment rate of any county in America, he said."It was what I could find that would hire me. I was a history teacher and history teachers were lucky to find a job anywhere. We stayed there a year and I really rather liked the place, but Jean...
Eagle River house a model of sustainability

...on - for half the asking price.Cindee's goal to live more environmentally friendly stemmed from her years as a history teacher at North Pole Middle School.Each year, Cindee asked her students to come up with a project that could change the...
William Dean Overstreet

...Waynoka until Bill graduated from Northwestern Oklahoma State University in 1951. His first teaching assignment was a History teacher in Huerfano County High School in Walsenburg, CO.In June 1952, at the urging of his sister and cousin, the family...
Learning from a master

...centuries-old history and tradition-steeped rituals that back the sport's brute force. Part personal trainer, part history teacher, part cultural advisor, Sirisute - who has spent more than 30 years teaching the sport and whose title, Ajarn...
Cultural program at JDHS guides Natives to further schooling

...response to low rates of high school graduation and college attendance for Alaska Native youth. Paula Dybdahl, the JDHS history teacher who oversees the Early Scholar class, said she has seen statistics that indicate only 20 percent of Alaska Native...
My Turn: Teach Alaska's history ) is available to teachers, students and others. A CD of the entire course will be available to every Alaska history teacher and student at the start of the 2005 school year. The State Board of Education and Early Development has proposed...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...award was given to Kennedy for ``Freedom from Fear: The American People in Depression and War, 1929-45.'' The history teacher also has written books on the life of Planned Parenthood founder Margaret Sanger and World War I. The biography award...
Bad bill no cure for constitutional apathy

Fortunately for Alaska's history teachers and students, the American Constitutionalism History Literacy...established at the local level. But how would this bill appear to history teachers across Alaska? Would they welcome it as an insightful opportunity...


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