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Glacier Valley principal takes new role

...will help him in a new chapter of his career. He'll start his new job July 1. The position was previously held by Patty Newman, who is moving back to her home state of California to be principal of an elementary school in Atascadero.Looking...
School board approves language arts curriculum purchase

...parents.The board voted Tuesday to purchase the Reading Wonders curriculum. District teaching and learning director Patty Newman said it will probably cost closer to $400,000 to implement the curriculum.According to a report presented to the...
JSD: Little-known program makes big difference

...incorporate the AVID model into their lessons. It's the only JSD elementary school that participates in AVID, said Patty Newman, the district's director of teaching and learning.AVID is offered as a free-standing elective at all the middle...
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District sticks with teacher cuts

...recommendation. Teachers will finish reviewing the curricula by the end of this week, district Teaching and Learning Director Patty Newman said in her report."Please give us more time," Smith said.Also at the meeting, Gelbrich said in his report that...
Juneau educator named interim principal

...replacing long-time principal Ted Wilson, who is taking the position of director of curriculum and instruction vacated by Patty Newman. Potter said the systems Wilson successfully installed during his 11 years at the school's helm will help make her...
Questioned books came as a surprise

...were received. "Wilson replaced Patty Newman as director of the Teaching and...Teaching and Learning Newman."Patty Newman announced at several administrative...superintendent) Glenn Gelbrich. Patty Newman was head of my department - she...
Thanks for making Acadeca Southeast Regional Meet a success

...Bookless, Rena Brown, LeeAnn Dickson, Matt and Sharon Fishel, Bridget Fenerty, Glenn Gelbrich, Robin MacDonald, Patty Newman, Kat Palmer, Christina Rich, Doreen Shaw, Jeff Short, Brita Steinberger, Russell Strandtmann and Wendy Whelan...
Coeur invests $75,000 in youth literacy

...rates decrease."Without substantial help, poor readers in the third grade are poor readers in the ninth grade, Patty Newman director of teaching and learning for the Juneau School District said."Our six year olds, our first graders have...
DIPAC thanks our community volunteers

...Game education section for lending us their great kids salmon costume as well as assisting as a teaching volunteer. Patty Newman of the Juneau School District made it possible to spread the word to interested teachers. All the teachers, parents...
Working to keep students in school

...develop K-12 programs to ensure that all students graduate. The strategy work is being done by a committee, led by Patty Newman, Mendenhall River principal, and Phil Loseby, JSD curriculum and assessment coordinator. Committee members are analyzing...


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