Replacement for No Child Left Behind passes U.S. Senate

...allowed to include other modes of measurement in their accountability systems outside of the standardized tests.Juneau School District Superintendent Mark Miller said the district supports the legislation and a move away from No Child Left Behind...
Early, Sheakley wed

...her master's in the art of teaching at the University of Alaska Southeast. Mara is currently employed by the Juneau School District as a government and AVID teacher at Thunder Mountain High School, her dream job. She is also a student government...
JAHC names Mayor's Awards for the Arts recipients

...Arts in Education: Heather Ridgway, artist and Juneau School District arts teacher. Ridgway heads Art Club at Juneau...workshops, and has developed collaborations with the Juneau School District on the school musicals, such as the recent "Hairspray...
JSD's budget plan matches Legislature's spending

...of Education and the City and Borough of Juneau matches the Legislature's school funding appropriation, the Juneau School District confirms. For the district, that means no additional cuts atop the cuts administrators were already planning...
University of Alaska's presumptive president visits Juneau for question session

...process Johnsen has gone through to become the next leader of the state university system.Representatives from the Juneau School District, the city Assembly, the Legislature and the general public showed up to meet the man who will most likely fill...
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Juneau to host state swim championships again

...a proposal coordinated through the efforts of Juneau School District Activities Director Sandi Wagner, Glacier Swim...and the promise to make the 2016 meet a success.Juneau School District Superintendent Mark Miller included a letter saying...
Wagner heads to 'the show'

For three decades, Juneau School District Activities and Athletic Director Sandi Wagner has proudly flaunted the distinguishing red and black colors of Juneau-Douglas...
Phone call sends schools into 'stay put' mode again

...threatening phone call sent Juneau schools into a precautionary stance Monday.According to a message from the Juneau School District, Harborview Elementary School went into "stay-put" mode from 1:25 p.m. to 1:40 p.m. Monday after...
Juneau School District seeks ways to save school activities amid budget cuts

Nothing is off the table yet for student activities funding.Juneau School District Superintendent Mark Miller formed a special high school activities advisory group to make recommendations for funding the more...
Juneau School District may have missed deadline for state help on Marie Drake construction

The Juneau School District moved quickly on a plan to vote on a $20 million school bond before an anticipated five-year moratorium on state reimbursement...


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