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Hearthside Books sells to local teacher

...opportunity doesn't come around very often."Weaver's passion for books is long-lived. She worked as a literacy specialist in the Juneau School District and was an adjunct professor of literacy at the University of Alaska Southeast...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-06-13/hearthside-books-sells-local-teacher
Local
State English standards grow

...Early Development expands upon current standards for literacy and increases complexity for students.Karen Melin, literacy specialist for EED, moderated a department webinar on Wednesday explaining the proposed regulations for English Language...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-02-12/state-english-standards-grow
Local
Empire editorial: State, School Board give dropout-reduction a chance

...case, that meant that the district could continue to pay for three dropout specialists, a truancy tracker, a literacy specialist and a graduation specialist, among other things. The $3 million boost to the district's budget, bringing...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052106/opi_20060521025.shtml
Opinion
UAS Grad: 'Learning doesn't stop'

...earning a degree in philosophy in the Midwest. She went on to study at UAS, was an early education specialist and literacy specialist and came to develop a writing consortium still used today. Calkins also worked for the Alaska Department of Education...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2011-05-01/uas-grad-8216learning-doesn8217t-stop82
Local
State funds let district restore jobs

...The budget calls for the district to keep the positions of three dropout specialists, a truancy tracker, a literacy specialist and a graduation specialist. The revised budget also restored $174,000 for student activities. The money covered...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051706/loc_20060517026.shtml
News
Local Briefs

...at its discretion and set conditions. The board on Tuesday granted a year off to elementary school teacher and literacy specialist Kathy Nielson. She said she intends to enroll in a Spanish-language institute in a Spanish- speaking country...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/030602/Loc_briefs.shtml
Local
Summer school kids getting better

...who complete the training often show significant gains in reading and other academic subjects. Brenda Weaver, a literacy specialist at Riverbend Elementary in the regular school year, worked in the Fast ForWord lab in the summer academy. Two...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/122204/loc_20041222003.shtml
News
School cuts spur parents to become lobbyists for funds

...district's proposal to cut $2.1 million from next school year's budget entails laying off 26 teachers, a literacy specialist and the truancy officer, eliminating seven bus routes, changing some schools' starting and ending times and...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/030504/sta_lobbyists.shtml
News
Amy Jean Martin

...teacher at Glacier Valley Elementary, in Juneau, where she taught first- through third grades and later became a literacy specialist. She had a lifelong love of learning and found teaching to be her passion, her family said. According to her...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031308/obi_257545868.shtml
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