Juneau educators train in the art of teaching a handful of the most important points for each school's individual needs.Mendenhall River Community School Principal Kathryn Milliron said the strategy of "noticing when students are not engaged" is the most important of Marzano's techniques for...
Juneau Jamboree hockey tourney finds the nets

...Ingrid Harrald, Martha DeFreest, Rebecca Soza, Wendy Smith and Stephanie Musselman.The Green team included Ken Arnold, Kathryn Ireland, Sarah Lowell, Michelle Morris, Katherine Lammersen, Sabrina Javier, Ann-Marie Martin, Marie Heidemann, Casey...
Teacher feels ostracized for pot confession

...view him as an educator."The whole thing was ludicrous, people acted like the world was going to collapse," said parent Kathryn Lee. "Teachers are people, just like the rest of us."As the mother of a Mendenhall River student, Lee said she has seen...
Mendenhall River students name their new wingman were all following directions and taking it very seriously," Berkey said.The students had so much fun that Principal Kathryn Milliron is considering changing the eagle's name every year, just so classes can participate in more elections. Milliron...
Skating late

...graduated from last year's JDHS team. Gone are forwards Ethan Seid, Zach Easton, Logan Coleman and Josh Lahnum, defensemen Kathryn Noreen, and goalies Liam McDermott and Neal Chapman.On the ice in the first practices of the 2014-15 season have been...
Recovery: A lesson in humility

It doesn't take much time to lose everything - ask Kathryn Chapman. An alcohol-fueled fight with a boyfriend led to an arrest, the loss of her job and jail time, but it also led to...
JDHS' Kathryn Noreen selected Player of the Week

Juneau-Douglas High School senior hockey player Kathryn Noreen had just delivered a nice check in front of her own...week for her time on the ice against the Soldotna Stars."Kathryn really performed well in the games last weekend, " JDHS...
Fairbanks approves $1M in pipeline legal fees

...other municipalities. The Fairbanks borough's share was $837,649.84."We are spending $600,000 but we're getting 6 million back in taxes, so it's an investment that's worth making," Assemblywoman Kathryn Dodge said.
Native American Heritage Month: Kathryn 'Kitty' Eddy

Name: Kathryn 'Kitty' Eddy Age: Undisclosed. Residency: Douglas. Moiety, clan: Eagle, Wolf. Positions: Juneau School District teacher...
In the Stacks: New books for beginning readers

...titles in the J Prim section at each public library."Extreme Senses: Animals with Unusual Senses for Hunting Prey," by Kathryn Lay, illustrated by Christina Waid. This fascinating book highlights ways in which animals' hunting techniques have evolved...


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