SHI to sponsor workshop on art and math how those practices affect mathematical learning. The workshop is open to art and math educators from the Juneau School District, Hoonah City Schools, Angoon Schools and Hydaburg Schools. A stipend will be paid to participants who complete...
Juneau teacher named Alaska Teacher of the Year

...the YearAmy Jo Meiners, who teaches extended learning at Auke Bay Elementary and Riverbend Elementary in the Juneau School District, has been named Alaska Teacher of the Year for 2016.Frances Roberts, who teaches mathematics at Homer High...
SHI joins forces with Any Given Child

...second-grade students in the Juneau School District will go on annual arts excursions...memorandum of agreement with the Juneau School District and University of Alaska...month's excursion are the Juneau School District, the Juneau Arts and Humanities...
Local teacher takes home top prize

...along with the kids. That speaks highly for her, that she can engage kids and adults in the learning process."Juneau School District Superintendent Mark Miller echoed Hoover's sentiment, saying he was impressed by the extensive work Meiners...
Student activism for homeless youth

...School. The students will sleep outside for 12 hours to raise awareness and money for homeless students in the Juneau School District and the Zach Gordon Youth Center. Pamphlets will be passed out and people are invited to come talk about the...
Low enrollment equals $287K loss for JSD

The official October enrollment figure submitted to the Alaska Department of Education shows the Juneau School District missed the mark on projected enrollment - and the district's budget will suffer for it."We ended up, unfortunately, almost...
In tougher tests, Juneau students beat state average

...required readjusting; students were only exposed to the new standards for instruction for one or two years.The Juneau School District as a whole displayed higher scores than the state average, but not all schools showed the same results.Floyd...
Schools see sub shortage

...protocol for a teacher-absence, however, has become less stable over time."It's a significant issue," Juneau School District Human Resources Manager Ted VanBronkhorst said. That exact "issue" is called the fill-rate, a percentage...
Juneau students on mark with state testing

After the first round of standardized testing using a new progress scale, Juneau School District students turned out seemingly satisfying scores, relative to state results.Superintendent Mark Miller said the Alaska Measures...
Concerns block STEM charter school

...Kimberly Homme, the district coordinator of federal funds, explained that a Title I status for schools in the Juneau School District is based on a minimum of 40 percent free or reduced lunch student body makeup. If too many students were pulled...


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