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ALICE pledges to protect from mass shootings

...prospective instructors throughout Southeast Alaska to spread the new idea to interested communities. Training sessions for Juneau teachers and students began in local schools last week, and a public training seminar will be held 5:30-7 p.m. March...
Juneau teachers before statehood

I have just finished reading Juneau Teacher Tales, a collection of stories by and about teachers who came to Juneau before statehood in the 1930s, '40s and '50s. This...
Juneau Teacher Tales

...more with the revised release of Juneau Teacher Tales, a compilation of stories...Alaska from the 1930s to '50s. Juneau Teacher Tales is an updated version of...called "Alaska Experiences by Juneau Teachers," originally released in 1993...
Catching up with the Teacher of the Year Why?The nomination was anonymous so I don't know who did it nor why. Is it common for Juneau teachers to win?Several Juneau teachers have been nominated but I don't know if others have won. Previous winners are listed at bpteachers...
Kennedy Center artists to lead workshops for Juneau teachers

Two teaching artists from Kennedy Center will be in Juneau next week to lead workshops for Juneau teachers and students, as part of the Any Given Child initiative.Randy Barron, an artist who uses choreography to teach science, will...
Students, teachers, parents rally against vouchers

...the 27 anticipated. The BSA is currently $5,680 per student.She said the district's priority is retaining Juneau teachers through increased classroom funding."We want to protect the classroom and funds for the classroom," Story said...
Juneau schools look to cut $4.8M

...eight people who spoke at the meeting, including Juneau teachers and parents, said the district should not be purchasing...sizes, we shouldn't be buying new books," said Juneau teacher Amy Jo Meiners."Those programs don't teach children...
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School concerts cancelled

...second performance, however, is still scheduled to take place the next day during school hours.A week ago, several Juneau teachers emailed parents announcing a change in their availability. They said they would no longer be accessible to students...
Empire Editorial: Challenges await new superintendent

...Another challenge will come when the district and local teachers start negotiating another contract this fall. Juneau teachers came closer to a strike last winter than they have in years, with some refusing to work after hours until a new contract...
Tom McKenna, a Juneau teacher, named Teaching Ambassador Fellow

Tom McKenna, a fourth-grade teacher at Harborview Elementary School in Juneau, has been selected as one of eight Teaching Ambassador Fellows nationwide by the U.S. Department of Education for the upcoming school year.


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