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Camp immerses youths in traditional culture

...a historical narrative - a tremendous adventure that took place hundreds of years ago," said GHF curriculum writer Paul Berg. "Examining the narrative involves the mathematics of nautical vessels, particularly the Tlingit canoe, geology and...
Language revitalization: a total shift in values

...Elevating Alaska Native languages will not create division, but will create unity because schools will stop being, as Paul Berg says, killing machines. In Alaska education, an Alaska Native learns quickly that they are not the ideal student...
Parnell to veterans: 'We remember you'

...he said after those standing received a round of applause. "We're here to remember, and we're here to honor."Paul Berg, a 67-year-old Juneau educator and a former U.S. Naval Intelligence targeting officer during the Vietnam War...
Local students asking: Why do we live here?

...School District teachers Henry Hopkins of Juneau-Douglas High School, Kathleen Galau of Thunder Mountain High School, Paul Berg, Brita Steinberger and Steve Hill of Yakoosge Daakahidi Alternative High School, Barbara Cadiente-Nelson, and local...
Tlingit pedagogy creates multiple opportunities for local students

...Dionne Cadiente-Laiti, Aurora Coronell, Victoria Johnson, Edward Hotch, Marsha Hotch, Deena LaRue, Elissa Borges, Paul Berg and others thank the GHF Board for their support of the Path to Excellence program. We additionally would like to extend...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Volunteers: Jody Schmidt and all the other parents who take the time to volunteer in classes and transportation. As Paul Berg stated in last evening's ceremony, "Volunteers really validate an organization." Christina Schmitz ... for helping...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...sexual assault which seek safety, advocacy and counseling at AWARE and the staff that work with them would like to thank Paul Berg, Chris Bacehowski, Doug Drixel, Jerry Wade, Erika Horst, Robert Slagle, Zach Young, Troy Anington, Brennon Thomas...
Alaska's Native heritage

This is the first of five commentaries to be run in the Juneau EmpireTo know Juneau educator Paul Berg is having the knowledge of how he is very present to each and every student, teaching with the utmost compassion and respect they...
Education in Alaska's Native villages

In 1970, educator, linguist, researcher, and Jesuit priest Dr. John Bryde, documented an educational phenomenon among Sioux children on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota. He noted that the Sioux children began school primed to learn.
Focus on education: Feeling like there's too many projects - or basics

...hands-on activities. "Parents have specifically requested that we not be a project-based curriculum," said Headmaster Paul Berg. "That is not to say we don't do projects. But it's part of an integrated approach to teaching. "Parents wanted...


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