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...Hozid hasn't given up on his volunteer efforts."Last semester I volunteered in an afterschool program at the local elementary school, this semester my course schedule doesn't allow me to help out with that program," he said.During the summer...
Letter: Wrong is wrong Right is right, even if no one is doing it." I recently saw this on a poster in the hall of one of our local elementary schools. We use these simple aphorisms to remind children that just because others are doing something doesn't make...
Serious fun with the Attacca Quartet

...Schroeder and Keiko Tokunaga, violist Luke Fleming and cellist Andrew Yee - engaged a lively crowd of children from local elementary schools on several topics, including how particular types of music made them feel.The kids' reaction to an upbeat...
Empire Editorial: Read. Write. Research. Reconnect.

...accessible to all. For instance, she was instrumental in fighting for the book "Daddy's Roomate," to remain in local elementary school libraries.Ultimately, the book remained. And we applaud that result.For years, we've run a weekly column...
Kleinschmidt named publisher of Kenai newspaper from the University of Phoenix and is very active in the Juneau community, volunteering as a tutor in local elementary schools and coaching sports. He and his wife have two daughters, ages 15 and 17.Kleinschmidt will move to Kenai...
JDHS' Kelly state winner for Wendy's Heisman Program

...was the first Alaska athlete representative chosen for the 2013 USA Swimming Convention.Kelly can be seen in local elementary schools helping with Read Across America, tutoring peers and volunteering at soup kitchens."I just feel lucky I am...
Empire Editorial: The kids are ready, how about the school?

...were indeed completed, so no classroom moves will be required later this year.Things are tidying-up at two local elementary schools, and the kids at Auke Bay Elementary were in their shiny, new classrooms when the school bell rang, although...
Young artist designs rotating student art exhibit at airport

...Elementary Art Specialist, who provides art support for teachers through art kits and training at all seven local elementary schools.Nelson's design allows teachers to adapt the rotating exhibits to the work and media type they want to display...
Sealaska receives artifact gift

...liking to me and decided it was the kind of thing she'd like to pass on." The collection circulated through local elementary schools for several years, used in classrooms where students were studying Northwest Indians. But to Bowlsby's dismay...
'Backyard' bonanza

...the abilities of the group and to making sure the students have fun. So far the groups, which exist at all local elementary schools except Riverbend Elementary, haven't ventured far from their campus backyards. But that doesn't seem to...


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