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Letter: Reverse your mistake, JSD

...mindfully respond to each child's needs. New curriculum materials are not needed at this time. In 2010, JSD's literacy leaders carefully purchased beautiful literature and nonfiction book sets and other professional resources for the elementary...
Spreading summer reading mania

...don't despair - turn off the screen and read! Sisters Linda Thibodeau (JDHS librarian) and Kathy Nielson (JSD literacy leader) team up with Helena Zimmerman (retired reading specialist and classroom teacher) to foster reading mania.
JSD looks at budget, hears from secondary literacy leaders

...has no parking lot), and making other smaller reductions. In order to add back instructional coaches (formerly literacy leaders) in the elementary schools, the district cut them outright from the secondary level. Tuesday night was their first...
New cuts proposed

...Rebecca Braun, committee member, said her group didn't come to a consensus on anything, but discussed cutting all literacy leaders to decrease PTR at elementary schools; putting back the art specialist and EL positions; cutting the administration...
JSD to get hands on budget tonight

...Learning (EL) cuts of three FTEs in the elementary level remain, and the district will have to write a new EL plan. Literacy leaders - now instructional coaches - will remain in staffing numbers as they are now at the elementary level, but those...
Neighbors Digest

...being put on by Gastineau School's teaching staff for the school's children and their families. The goal, said Literacy Leader Barb Campbell, is to make sure that every child who attends takes home a free book and a lifelong love of reading...
Teacher Talk: It's all about reading - not just the book

...some part(s) of the process and it is my joy as a literacy leader to help them learn the strategies that will enable...find them a good book to read. Valorie Ringle is the literacy leader at Juneau-Douglas High School, is a member of the...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...looking for something as a safety net for our struggling intermediate students,'' said Laurie Schoenberger, the literacy leader at Auke Bay. The school district has paid attention to younger struggling readers, but there's still a need to...
Juneau Empire Story Archive only through federally funded teachers, called literacy leaders, or through other reading programs. That leaves...are served by the ESL teacher and another 23 by a literacy leader. That's true even though Riverbend, alone among...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...brought the joy of reading to all. The ``Breakfast Serial'' program was discovered and actively promoted by our literacy leader, Kathy Nielson, and our librarian, Mary Tonkovich. We would like to acknowledge the partnerships our school enjoyed...


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