New study warns against standardized pay for Alaska teachers

...a new study completed for the state Legislature.In the University Alaska Anchorage's Center for Alaska Education Policy Research study, researchers warned against the pay schedule that they developed, The Alaska Dispatch News reported. The study says...
Alaska Historic Canneries Initiative Grant Program announced

...preservation of seafood industry history in Alaska. Possible projects may include, but are not limited to, conducting historical research, collecting archival materials, taking photographs and videos, preserving historic structures, or preparing interpretive...
State asked researchers wrong question's Center for Alaska Eduction Policy Research (CAEPR) team was pursuant to House...The department contracted the UAA research team to deliver the answer.Diane Hirshberg...the only part of a larger puzzle. More research, perhaps funded by interested outside...
Vast forest fires in Indonesia spawn ecological disaster Center for International Forestry Research, said it costs just $7 to clear a hectare...heads the Zoology Center for Biological Research at the Indonesia Institute of Science...particularly large amount of carbon.Research by the Center for International Forestry...
Nation and World
My Turn: Apprenticeships more important than ever recruit new employers and industries, while states like Alaska have expanded our longstanding apprenticeship programs. Research data suggest that there are significant economic benefits from apprenticeships. Alaska's Department of Labor and Workforce...
Coast Guard studies shipping lanes for Bering Sea routes

...created polar shipping service between continents, but on the U.S. side of the Bering Sea, the Coast Guard is monitoring research missions, tour boats and shippers delivering goods to Alaska's Arctic Ocean whaling communities.In 2014, the Coast Guard...

...Britain, 114 are awaiting trial while 21 have been convicted.Petter Nesser, a senior researcher at the Norwegian Defence Research Establishment, said those who commit terror attacks in Europe are both former foreign fighters and others who are simply inspired...
Nation and World
Young women live with M & D like it's 1940

...a rate not seen since 1940 as more millennial women put off marriage, attend college and face high living expenses.A Pew Research Center analysis of U.S. Census Bureau data found that 36.4 percent of women between the ages 18 and 34 lived with parents...
Nation and World
Coast Guard anticipates high-tech future with Arctic center

...Homeland Security has launched a new research and development center in Alaska, looking...Wisniewski, UAA's vice provost for research and graduate studies, corralled the...leadership, the audience included top research directors and Arctic planners, who flew...
Research on Ice Age burials offers new insight

FAIRBANKS - Genetic research into the ancient remains of two infants...throughout North and South America. The research is detailed in a paper published this...North and South America.While the DNA research can lead to discovering the early human...


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