For schools, cities can't do it alone

...created by the Legislature. There will be no one "saving" these rural districts from the funding shortfall if the legislature doesn't restore the funding as promised. Lisa Parady,Executive director, Alaska Council of School Administrators
Another senior prank goes awry

...the process of interviewing them.Juneau School District Chief of Staff Kristin Bartlett told the Empire that school administrators have already taken disciplinary action against the involved students. Bartlett said she could not say what discipline...
This time, Riverbend gets the call

...investigated and cleared the elementary school by 2 p.m., Bartlett said. An automated voice message was issued by school administrators to inform parents shortly after.Juneau police said Thursday that all of the calls received thus far have pertained...
Harborview teacher named school's new principal

...Spain and with the Unalaska City School District.He received his Education Leadership Certificate and Type B School Administrator Certification from the University of Alaska Anchorage in 2010, his K-8 endorsement from UAS in 1999, M.A...
Letter to the Editor: A clarification on bullying

...members. I believe parents, coaches, teachers, school administrators, and students all have a vital role in eliminating...effort that includes parents, coaches, teachers, school administrator and students. We want to reach the point where...
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...
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...
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...


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