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Local teacher takes home top prize

...highly for her, that she can engage kids and adults in the learning process."Juneau School District Superintendent Mark Miller echoed Hoover's sentiment, saying he was impressed by the extensive work Meiners put into personal essays he read...
Low enrollment equals $287K loss for JSD

...budget will suffer for it."We ended up, unfortunately, almost 28 kids short of projection," JSD Superintendent Mark Miller said during Tuesday's Board of Education meeting at Thunder Mountain High School.The projected enrollment was 4...
Juneau students on mark with state testing

...Juneau School District students turned out seemingly satisfying scores, relative to state results.Superintendent Mark Miller said the Alaska Measures of Progress (AMP) preliminary test results, released Wednesday, show English language arts...
Concerns block STEM charter school

...worth further consideration, some saying a magnet school might be a better fit for a future proposal.Superintendent Mark Miller said starting from scratch with a magnet school in mind would likely take three or four years to get off the ground...
Familiar, fresh faces for school board

...our community being such strong supporters for our children's education."Juneau School District Superintendant Mark Miller stood on the sidelines at Election Central, waiting to see who would join him at the round table for future board meetings...
Superintendents wary of small school shutdowns

...a "significantly disparate impact on rural communities and Alaska Natives."Juneau School District Superintendent Mark Miller attended a September meeting of school administrators where the resolution was drafted. It will be presented to lawmakers...
STEM school paused amid concerns

...changing the preference policies to meet federal guidelines were addressed. It was also presented by Superintended Mark Miller that new figures, not shown at the meeting, show the school would actually be net neutral and the district would not...
Lessons before the school bell

...Those around him know there's more to it than just that.During September's school board meeting, Superintendant Mark Miller carved out time for a "spotlight on success" and gave Sletten the district's first Fred Award. The concept behind...
Miller: Progress more complex than pass, fail

In true former-teacher form, Juneau School District Superintendent Mark Miller gave the Juneau Chamber of Commerce an assignment and a pop quiz."Take a second and think about your favorite teacher or coach...
Tough test finds most students miss marks

...use that data."You won't see any major shift by us this year," explained Juneau School District superintendent Mark Miller, discussing what the test results mean locally. "This is a long-term proposition - this is not a year-to-year...


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