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Photos: Parka party

Paula Savikko makes adjustments to 7-year-old Kayla Phillips' Yupik summer parka, called a kuspuck. Students in Savikko's second grade...
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Photos: Parka party

Students in Paula Savikko's second grade class at Gastineau Elementary School have been making the kuspucks as a culturally relevant look at non-standard...
Bill seeks delay in exit exam

Paula Savikko's class of sixth- and seventh-graders was working on fractions when Gov. Tony Knowles walked in this morning to announce...
Dzantik'i Heeni's hands-on science teacher named finalist for state honor

As Paula Savikko leads her science students along a wooded path near Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School on a search for highbush cranberry, she stops...
Photo: Show and tell

...during Thursday's Senior Lunch at the Douglas Community Methodist Church. Klein and the rest of the students in Paula Savikko's fourth-grade class at Gastineau Elementary School did a research project on how and when the plant was introduced...
Savikko and Abad to wed

...graduate of Juneau-Douglas High School and the University of Alaska Fairbanks. The groom is the son of Herman and Paula Savikko. He is also a graduate of JDHS and UAF. The maid of honor will be Amy Ballard. The best man will be Cameron Kunz...
New park becomes outdoor lab

...laboratory for students. "There are all kinds of things you could use this as a lab for," said science and math teacher Paula Savikko, strolling in the newly created park. Savikko, science teacher Pam Wells and language arts teacher Tonja Moser helped...
Saito, Savikko to wed

...program manager for the College of Education at the University of Alaska Anchorage. The groom is the son of Herman and Paula Savikko. Also a graduate of the University of Alaska Fairbanks, he is now a staff engineer for Golder Associates Inc. The...
Focus on education: Project-based learning often popular, but some question its value this project. I learned if I don't have an immediate due date, I procrastinate." Science and math teacher Paula Savikko said year-long, rites-of-passage projects like Schrader's give students the vehicle to develop some of the...


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