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Floyd Dryden students weigh in on elections

Editor's note: The following letters were submitted by eighth grade students taught by history teacher Jamie Marks. Put on Your Shoes and Go Vote 'No' on Ballot Two!I believe that ballot measure two, legalising marijuana, is...
Would the world be better off without pro football?

...they don't know about violence," said my friend, Craig Foreman, a high-school girls' basketball coach and history teacher."But this was hard, as they kept showing the video clip, the hard punch and Rice dragging her out of the elevator...
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...
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...
Alaska Digest

Skagway history teacher recognized Sound off on the important...Skagway City School, was named Alaska History Teacher of the Year by the Gilder in the running for the National History Teacher of the Year Award to be selected...
Teacher Talk: We need to present a united front against racism, bias

...School for seven years, and most days I am just a history teacher. These days, in light of the recent racial incidents...anticipating the day when I can go back to being just a history teacher. I am exhausted having heard sad story after sad...
No longer sure

Back in 1987, a history teacher informed me that the Soviet Union would become more like America, while America would become more like the then Soviet Union. Back then I didn't believe that, but now I am not sure. Ron Sencibaugh Copper Center
Japanese bombing of Dutch Harbor remembered

...In honor of the 65th anniversary of the Japanese bombing of Unalaska/Dutch Harbor, historian and high school history teacher Jeff Dickrell gave a presentation of the events. Sound off on the important issues at The presentation lasted for...
The other facts on road debate an excellent example of purporting to use facts while expressing one's personal views. I'm concerned that a history teacher would infer that history is solely a collection of facts. I notice that he goes further to equate statistics with...
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...


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