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Kennedy Center artists to lead workshops for Juneau teachers

...Participants will learn how to help students express their poems through dance with an integrated approach to language arts. Teachers will explore a variety of movement techniques that extend students' ranges of movement choices to express their...
JDHS' Kelly state winner for Wendy's Heisman Program

...they are willing to come in early (such as chemistry teacher Ben Carney). My friend Logan Moser, his mom (language arts teacher Tonja Moser) helped with my Wendy's application. I am so grateful to all my teachers."Kelly is also the...
TMHS students honored

...helping her peers finish their math homework. She has a passion for literature and art, and hopes to someday be a language arts teacher."Mary Landes, freshman, nominated by Ms. PasterisPasteris said: "This year, I have had the pleasure to...
Financial advisers make house calls a part of their services in Juneau

...personal. Kathy gets to know our family," Jamie Marks said. The Marks both work full-time jobs as history and language arts teachers at Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School, and have two young children and a house to maintain. For them, Jeffers...
Renovated Floyd Dryden almost ready for students

...overall positive energy that transfers to the kids and their behavior because of the atmosphere," said eighth grade language arts teacher Jeannette Sleppy. Milliron said he is excited about the new computers and operating system that will give teachers...
New park becomes outdoor lab

...and math teacher Paula Savikko, strolling in the newly created park. Savikko, science teacher Pam Wells and language arts teacher Tonja Moser helped develop the educational component of the park. The three teachers and several volunteer students...
Candidates reach out to future voters

...they're old enough. "What we are doing as educators is planting seeds," said Jamie Marks, a social studies and language arts teacher at Dzantik'i Heeni. Sound off on the important issues at Former students have told him they got interested in...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...We use technology as a tool, as opposed to an isolated subject," said Janet Valentour, a social studies and language arts teacher at Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School. Teachers encourage students to decide when to use technology and what kind...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Dzantik'i Heeni is divided into multi-grade houses. And Floyd Dryden Middle School will have an extended learning language arts teacher at all grade levels this coming school year. A scheduling glitch had prevented that from being offered at one...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...son of Jay and Elizabeth Baer. He is a graduate of Western Oregon State College in Monmouth, Ore., and is a language arts teacher for Dallas High School. The couple will make their home in Salem, Ore. Dyakanoff, Cameron to marry Aug. 5...


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