Schools in jeopardy

...defenseBack in the village of Twin Hills, where 8-year-old Michael Sharp goes to school, teacher Meghan Redmond is leading a charge of several small school teachers and administrators who don't think the conversation is worth having. Telling...
State | Local | AK legislature
Justin Trudeau sworn in as Canada's new prime minister

...65 jets from the program, but Trudeau has said he wants a cheaper option.The 43-year-old Trudeau, a former school teacher and member of Parliament since 2008, became the second youngest prime minister in Canadian history.His father served...
Nation and World
Son of late PM becomes Canada's newest PM

...bachelor when he became prime minister, he dated actresses Barbra Streisand and Kim Cattrall.Justin Trudeau, a former school teacher and member of Parliament since 2008, becomes the second youngest prime minister in Canadian history.Trudeau, who...
Nation and World
RV park fills a fun, quirky Denali niche

...National Park. "The thrill of his face. How much more fun or reward could you get?"Sampson is a retired elementary school teacher, and he has a lot of fun interacting with the visitors.Although the RV Park is in an overall scenic spot in the...
Fairbanks schools quietly become auto skills powerhouses

...CTE Educator of the Year, an award given to a teacher with fewer than four years in the field.West Valley High School teacher Wendi Graham was honored Wednesday as well, receiving the award for outstanding career guidance from a teacher...
Canada to return to its honest broker role

...Trudeau channels the star power - if not quite the political heft - of his father.Tall and trim, he is a former school teacher and member of Parliament since 2008. He becomes the second-youngest prime minister in Canadian history and has...
Nation and World
Teachers' union talks 'game day'

...has dragged on for seven months, but not necessarily because of any discord.Hannan, also a Juneau-Douglas High School teacher, said JEA and JSD are utilizing a new negotiation tactic known as interest based bargaining (IBB). It's a dialogue-heavy...
Kinders of the woods

...per week, rain or shine, as part of former middle school teacher Jennifer Walker's "Forest Song Nature School...Harborview; Roll, who has been an elementary and middle school teacher, is studying for her principal certification, and...
My Turn: Marijuana before education: Pace of policy changes tell of importance

I just ended a seven-year job in public service. I was a school teacher. For seven years, I fought to change things.I testified before Senate, I went to school board meetings, and after seven years...
In the courts: Rape, child porn, criminal use of computer

...worked as a mortician's assistant and massage therapist in Juneau. He was also a Boy Scout leader and a Sunday school teacher. Prosecutors said at the time that none of the charges related to those roles. Former city paralegal pleads guiltyA...


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