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The newest Americans

...Carpenter) gave a citizenship set from the school to study all night - that why I love Juneau, because always have the same teachers and friends to help you."For those born in the country, citizenship was a given; for those who choose citizenship...
Juneau School District combines special ed programs

...preperation for the change, some of the families asked if their students could move as well so they could remain with the same teacher. ? Contact reporter Pat Forgey at 523-2250 or at
Glacier Valley to recommend new teacher be hired

...already has two blended fourth- and fifth-grade classes, with the aim of allowing students to have class with the same teacher and many of the same classmates for two years in a row - a practice known as "looping" that all present, including...
A tragedy that brings to mind a dilemma

...a fair share of truly rotten kids who come from loving, responsible parents. I know to a moral certainty that the same teacher who would blame me if one of my kids skipped school or didn't do his homework would be the first to report me to the...
We should ask ourselves: Who is my neighbor?

...and given the grades he deserved, because we were white. Unfortunately, when other parents of color approached the same teacher, with the same problem, nothing changed. Will our children's and grandchildren's diversity negatively impact...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Skiing - Ms. Wells, Ms. Lopez, Mr. Mercer classes. Also, Wrestling DZ at FD. Friday: Hemlock House Skiing (same teachers). Also, 6:30-8:30 p.m. DZ Family Fun Night. Wednesday: 12:40 p.m. - Battle of the Books. Friday...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...economy is fine and unemployment is low. What more do you want. Let's focus on more important things than money. The same teacher DZ attempted to fire has now won a national teaching award. Let's hope the administrators and the school board have...
Board wants diversity in proposed charter school

...heads the private Juneau Montessori School, said Montessori has created its own community in which children have the same teachers for three years in a row. "It's not that we're pulling the best people possible," she said. Last year, the...
State's high schoolers take 1st graduation test

...Principal Lewis Sears in Anchorage. For students not in testing, ``maybe you'll go to a different teacher. Maybe your same teacher will be someplace else.'' At Juneau-Douglas High School, students took seats in the gym, auditorium and library...
Focus on education: Feeling like there's too many projects - or basics

...Many still lecture, lead the class in discussions, assign readings and drill students with worksheets, and the same teachers use projects to varying degrees. Collman, who inherited the project from previous physics teachers, is glad he did...


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