My Turn: Curriculum whitewashes boarding school abuse

...schools is in sharp contrast to the glossed over version depicted in the Reading Wonders booklet, "The Visit." The Juneau school board should strive for historical accuracy and not whitewash history for feel-good books that do more damage than good...
Letter to the Editor: Juneau School board hired the wrong person

I was stunned by the Juneau School Board's decision to reject a well-qualified local candidate for superintendent in favor of a Californian who has limited teaching...
Letter: Time for new ideas on the Juneau school board

The Juneau School District is fortunate to have a new superintendent, a slight increase in the Base Student Allocation from the last legislative session, and a new teacher contract that brought an end to a painful dispute.
Juneau School Board to reconsider travel ban

The Juneau School Board promised Tuesday to consider an alternative plan to banning middle school sports travel if certain conditions are met.Barbara...
Letter: Write in 'Tom Milliron' for school board

...he would be a welcome addition to the school board and I encourage voters to consider his candidacy.I feel the Juneau School Board is in dire need of fresh blood and this is a great opportunity. Generally, I do not support all teachers or school...
Empire Editorial: Tuesday 'To Do': VOTE

...ballot will ask you who you want to add to the City and Borough Assembly, who you want to represent you on the Juneau School Board, and will ask you whether or not an empowered board is the right solution for managing Juneau's two city-owned...
Juneau School Board candidates come from varying walks of life

...fisherman, Cohen wants to join the Juneau School Board to improve education for all...Chuck Cohen Running for: Juneau School Board. Residence in Juneau: 13...Carolyn Spalding Carolyn Spalding Juneau School Board candidate Carolyn Spalding...
Peters seeks return to Juneau School Board

For Bill Peters, serving on the Juneau School Board is all about being involved in the community and...that Peters returns this year to run again for the Juneau School Board. Peters served a term from 2004 to 2007 and stepped...
Juneau School Board seeking money for defense in 'Bong Hits' lawsuit

The Juneau School Board is requesting money to defend its position in the "Bong Hits 4...days for displaying the banner. The lawsuit was filed against the Juneau School Board and former Juneau-Douglas High School Principal Deborah Morse...
Juneau School Board: Burk concerned about financial waste, school overcrowding

...aide in the Juneau public schools, says he would bring a knowledge of the inner workings of the district to the Juneau School Board. "The school district wastes a lot of money," Burk said. "Juneau has some very talented educators in the system...


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