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My Turn: Checks and balances of the Board of Education

...Education follow established rules.Make Jay proud.? David Nees is a retired 28-year Anchorage School District math teacher who recognizes when some political formulas don't add up.
Student chefs whisk away to culinary competition

...he said. "A lot of kids struggle with fractions. A lot of adults struggle with fractions. How many times has a math teacher heard, 'When am I going to use any of this?'"Roach's longstanding mission is to make his students independent...
High school mourns beloved math teacher the commons before class no longer hear a certain math teacher crowing at them. Others no longer hear the joyful twitter...Daakahidi High School students and staff lost a beloved math teacher when James Bennett or "Mr. B", died unexpectedly...
Two Democrats vie for Lt. Gov. position

...general election.The Democratic candidates are state Senate Minority Leader Hollis French of Anchorage and Palmer math teacher Bob Williams. Sullivan faces token competition.Alaska's current lieutenant governor, Republican Mead Treadwell...
Q&A with Tom Milliron

...will miss you once you head into retirement. How many years have you spent with the district?I spent two years as a Math teacher at Juneau-Douglas High School and 15 years as an administrator at Floyd Dryden: the first two years as assistant...
JDHS student recognitions

...herself. Her CHOICE teachers and teammates congratulate her on her effort!"Sophomore Samantha Chaffin was nominated by Math Teacher Lexie RazorShe wrote, "Samantha works very hard in class and asks questions when she has them. She works great with...
Vacation fun: Pack, clean, leave camouflage cases out there. Please note: this is not an invitation for you to paint a bull's eye with your math teacher's (or your boss's) face at the center. Politeness notwithstanding, painting a bull's eye on your luggage can...
Dems gear up for convention in Nome

...August is that for lieutenant governor, featuring state Senate Minority Leader Hollis French of Anchorage and Palmer math teacher Bob Williams.Forrest Dunbar has been the more active Democratic candidate for the U.S. House seat held since 1973...
Riverbend Elementary School gets new boss from Haines

...Gelbrich wrote in his report. "VanBronkhorst has lived in Alaska for 16 years, four of those in Southeast. He was a math teacher, guidance counselor and testing coordinator in Skagway as well as a principal for the Aniak Schools in the Kuspuk School...
GOP Lt. Gov. candidates appear at forum

...with Treadwell and Joe Miller.On the Democratic side, Senate Minority Leader Hollis French of Anchorage and Palmer math teacher Bob Williams are running for lieutenant governor. Byron Mallott is the highest-profile candidate seeking the Democratic...


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