ALICE training reaches Soldotna students

...students in Soldotna have all been taught the same things - drop to the floor, be quiet and wait.But as police and school administrators have learned, this tactic can result in more deaths as intruders walk into schools and find kids prone on the...
My Turn: What the independent PE option means

...district's program evaluation committee this fall. After a discussion at several meetings, and with input from high school administrators, counselors, PE teachers, parents and students, the committee's recommendation to the board is not to adopt...
Entertainment value in most bowl games is questionable and overpriced, except that it is done on the backs of tired, often unmotivated college kids, and with the backing of school administrators, who preach education while pocketing ESPN blood money.Some projections have UCLA in the Valero Alamo Bowl...
Alaska school declines to host tourney without prayer

...ministry of the Anchorage Baptist Temple. Not saying a prayer is "a show-stopper for us," said Tom Cobaugh, the school administrator."We would pray at semifinals or finals," he said. "We do the Pledge of Allegiance, the flag is displayed...
My Turn: Coaching boys for life off-court

...partnered together with AWARE and the Alaska School Activities Association to bring coaches, athletic directors and school administrators to Juneau for training on this powerful curriculum. This is a true example of teamwork. Through these dedicated...
Two students arrested for pot on school grounds

...marijuana on one of the students, prompting the school administrators to search him, according to Juneau Police Department...Campbell said.The other student was identified by school administrators as a "possible user of marijuana," Campbell...
Letter: Write in 'Tom Milliron' for school board in dire need of fresh blood and this is a great opportunity. Generally, I do not support all teachers or school administrators on a school board, but I believe he would be an excellent addition.Tom is only running as a write in candidate...
JDHS coach accused of verbal abuse

...Crimson Bear board notified VanBronkhorst of the incident, which had already been brought to his attention by school administrators, Tragis said. The board also notified JDHS principal Paula Casperson and district activities manager Sandi Wagner...
Alleged molester nabbed in Ketchikan

...statutes define who is a mandatory reporter in depth, but it usually encompasses those in "care" occupations - school administrators, teachers and staff; medical professionals; police officers; and child care providers.People who are not mandatory...
On school 'lockdown': What does it mean?

...Bartlett said that's because they wanted to make sure the information they were disseminating was accurate, as school administrators worked alongside JPD."In a situation such as this, student safety comes first and securing the site is the...


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