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Planned Parenthood discusses 'the talk'

...pocket computers," Stennett said. "For our children to get our values we need to share them."Deb Spencer, a school counselor at Gastineau Elementary, helped organize the event at the request of the school's site council, which came up...
Educator Spotlight: Annie Caulfield

...What subjects do you teach and where?I am the school counselor at Harborview Elementary School where I teach social-emotional...Before moving to Juneau in 2010, I worked as a school counselor in Fairbanks for 12 years, and when we first moved...
Fashion to fit Juneau

...Juneau residents. The sisters opened the flagship boutique in Anchorage in late 2011. At the time, Lehnert was a school counselor and her sister had a full-time career as well. They would open up the store in the evenings for women to shop...
School year starts with bulging classrooms

...through a program called Plato. It is up to high school counselors to decide with students the best plan of action for credit recovery, he said."Our high school counselors are aware of the issue and are working with these students...
Grant funds Petersburg suicide prevention outreach

...accidents," said Kim Kilkenny with Petersburg Mental Health Services.The services' Robin Cooley will work with school counselor Rachel Etcher to implement the program."We've been going into classrooms for the ninth through 12th grade and...
Lillian "Lisa" Worl

...both Auke Bay Elementary and Floyd Dryden Middle School. I've participated in hiring teachers, principals, and school counselors; joined in discussions on school boundaries, teacher collaboration, and a school discipline policy; provided...
Andrea Story

...what should the school district do, if anything, to address such problems? The district should continue to fund school counselors to support students and families and be working to strengthen community partnerships for easy access to services...
Alaska editorial: Suicide rates

...member of our community.Indeed, comments from high school counselors bear that out. During a recent training session...committing (suicide)," Erin Neisinger, Soldotna High School counselor, told the Clarion. "And walking around the room...
Funds could cut class size

...reducing class sizes by perhaps two or three on average in kindergarten through grade two. Retain three secondary school counselors added partway through this past year. Buy new secondary school math textbooks, not updated for eight to 10 years...
Property tax hike needed for schools

...million already approved for the Juneau School District. The extra money would let the district hire three secondary-school counselors and two teachers, needed for grades that have bulges in enrollment. The funds would restore buses for after-school...


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