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Panel: Education needs to prepare students for global workforce the Alaska State Chamber of Commerce's convention. John White, deputy assistant secretary for rural outreach, Larry LeDoux, Education and Early Development commissioner, Bernice Joseph, University of Alaska Fairbanks Chancellor for rural...
State creates new rural education job

...schools. "We know that despite 50 years of effort, we're just not making the progress we need to make," said Larry LeDoux, commissioner of the Department of Education and Early Development. LeDoux is now interviewing applicants for the new...
Parnell expands influence with commissioner replacement

...administration staff that's so extensive, he's even demanding resignations from people who don't work for him. Larry LeDoux, commissioner of Education and Early Development, works for the state Board of Education and Early Development, not...
Alaska opts out of Race to the Top school grants

...Department of Education are due June 1. Alaska could compete for up to $75 million in grants, but Education Commissioner Larry LeDoux said the state will continue to forgo competing for the grants. The grant structure rewards extensive education planning...
Math and science conference set for October 14-17

...presentation by Dr. Stephen Maran, author of "Astronomy for Dummies." Other speakers include state Education Commissioner Larry LeDoux, Dr. Kenneth Wesson, a distinguished neuroscientist, on teaching with the brain in mind and Dr. David Gallo, an...
Senator wants to include nontraditional students in scholarships

...Committee to eliminate a 6-year post-high school eligibility period for the scholarships. Alaska Education Commissioner Larry LeDoux and Diane Barrans, executive director of the Alaska Commission on Postsecondary Education, told the committee that...
Test results show gains in reading, math, science

...department plans to publish district breakdowns May 28 and individual schools' progress in August. Education Commissioner Larry LeDoux applauds the progress, but says Alaska still has a long way to go.
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Parnell accepts resignations from 6 commissioners

...gas reserves. Parnell also accepted resignations from Health and Social Services Commissioner Bill Hogan, Transportation Commissioner Leo von Scheben, Administration Commissioner Annette Kreitzer and Education Commissioner Larry LeDoux.
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Thanks for attending Read Across America

...wonderful and entertaining guest readers, including: Gov. Sarah Palin, Commissioner of Education and Early Development Larry LeDoux, Mayor Bruce Botelho, Assembly member Sarah Chambers, Fire Chief Eric Mohrmann, firefighter Charlie Blattner, retired...
Legislators lament lack of education commissioner

...since Gov. Sean Parnell replaced former Commissioner Larry LeDoux after his November election to a full term, but the...Gov. Parnell replaced former Education Commissioner Larry LeDoux, first appointed by previous Gov. Sarah Palin, with...


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