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Choate: No 3rd term on JSD board

...seeking a fourth term on the board this year.Choate praised both Story and fellow member Phyllis Carlson, the two other school board incumbents eligible for reelection this year."They're solid and very committed to Juneau's kids," said Choate...
City's candidate filing period starts today

...with APOC last month.Mark Choate said Thursday he will not run for reelection to the board. Phyllis Carlson, the other school board member eligible for reelection this year, could not be reached about her plans.McEwen said she cannot estimate...
Becker will not seek another school board term

...running for the Juneau Assembly. The city begins accepting Assembly nominations for the October election today. The other School Board seat up for election this fall is that of board President Bill Peters, who could not be reached for comment today...
School district will bid for Alyeska

...Tuesday's vote, saying it would be improper for her to vote because she has graded papers for Alyeska in the past. Other School Board members didn't comment before the vote, except for Alan Schorr, who said he voted for the proposal only because...
Peters offers managerial experience

...recommendations on high school facilities after the election killed the planned 1,080-student school. Like the other School Board candidates, Peters supports the ballot measure to build a high school at Dimond Park. The School Board is asking...
District 2 Assembly: Ridgeway would focus on Mendenhall Valley should have renovated Juneau-Douglas High School when bids came in more than $2 million over budget. He and other school board members wanted the city to build a new high school in the Valley first. A majority of the Assembly didn't agree...
'Carnivore' eats privacy

...rewritten to count as original writing. ... And finally, through the missteps of the Piper School Board, maybe other school board members will understand what it does to a teacher's authority in the classroom when they micromanage their decisions...
School Board takes look at proposal for Montessori move

...Mark Choate to house the entire Montessori at the new high school in the valley next year was criticized by some other School Board members because it hadn't been properly vetted by the public. Montessori teacher and program manager Chris Trostel...
School Board looks at district requests

...We can't just roll the budget over," Choate said. "We have to look at (each program.)" Choate and most other School Board members said they were eager to see an increase in spending for school sports and extracurricular activities. A...
Board gives early approval to school district's budget

...We don't ever seem to look at programs and say, 'Is this program giving us the best bang for the buck?'" Other School Board members said there wasn't an adequate way to examine a program's effectiveness, and one needed to be developed...


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