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From the classroom to the campaign trail

Bob Williams is a math teacher and lifelong Alaskan who sees a need for change in Alaska's state government. He has set his sights on the office of lieutenant...
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...
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...
Juneau educator named interim principal

...job, either. Potter volunteers in a number of coaching capacities around Juneau and often jokes with her husband - a math teacher at JDHS - that she would never trade jobs with him."Just being with the students - coaching them and teaching them...
Superintendent hopefuls talk tactics

...administrative roles. When budgeting, he always plans for less, even if he knows there will be more, he said."As a former math teacher, the budgeting process is not that challenging," Williams said. "I am conservative in my revenue and frugal in...
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...
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...
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...
Anchorage teacher wins $50,000 on 'Jeopardy!'

...stranger to competitive trivia tournaments, having competed in them since high school.John Pearson, a fourth-grade math teacher at Barbara S. Austin Elementary School in Coppell, Texas, won the competition - and the grand prize of $100,000...


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