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Science teacher opens the door

Juneau students at colleges across the world report the science they learned from Juneau-Douglas High School science teacher Jon Smith, who places them at the head of their classes. They say the courses he teaches are rigorous, timely and...
NASA brings earthquake monitoring to Ketchikan within the school to see how much "noise" events happening in Ketchikan will produce and affect the data. TSP science teacher Joey Fama said the way that TSP, which is a joint operation between Ketchikan Indian Community and the Ketchikan...
New science teacher enamored with Kenai life

...teacher, a father and a new Alaskan, but doesn't think of himself as a scientist."I think my strength as a science teacher is that I'm not a scientist," he said. "I think that really helps me a lot with connecting with kids and connecting...
Hoonah science teacher receives ageless honor

Retired Hoonah science teacher Jeff Skaflestad probably won't be sticking his name on a license plate any time soon, at least the name recently bestowed in...
Greenhouse supplies food for Thorne Bay School

Less than a year ago, Thorne Bay School science teacher Megan Fitzpatrick was "just a frustrated Southeast Alaskan trying to get food to grow."Now she and the students of Thorne Bay...
JDHS teacher opens the door to science

JUNEAU - For the next several weeks, Juneau-Douglas High School science teacher John Smith will focus on the Southeast Alaska Regional Science Fair, an annual rite of passage for many aspiring scientists...
Ketchikan students learn sea skills

...workout during the spring, but a recent trip to Petersburg was a new adventure.Maritime teacher Rick Collins, ocean science teacher Julie Landwehr and Director of Distance Education and online teacher Mark Woodward took eight students from Kayhi...
Riverbend Elem. principal finalists named

...served as acting principal of the school several times in 2009 and 2010. ? Laura Scholes is a seventh grade math and science teacher at Floyd Dryden Middle School. ? Michelle Byer is the student services director and assistant principal in the...
JDHS assistant principal interviews today

...Department of Education; Janette Gagnon, a special education teacher at JDHS; Laura Scholes, a 7th grade math and science teacher at Floyd Dryden Middle School; and Holly Cervin, principal of Gustavus School with the Chatham School District...
Ready to roll

...and one of the best ways we figured to do it was to have this kind of hands-on, creative project," math and science Teacher James White said. The project, which coincided with standardized testing, was a big hit with the students."Building...


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