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Ketchikan girl gets a lift from shop student

...Houghtaling Elementary School student is sitting pretty thanks to Ketchikan High School junior Cameron Showalter and Kayhi shop teacher Steve Thomas.Marggie Sweetman, a physical therapist at Kayhi, said that the child's feet didn't reach the floor...
Vocational program looks to rebuild much value Juneau-Douglas High School and the district places on vocational education, Craig Mapes, a veteran shop teacher at JDHS will say $17 - that's how much the high school spends per student in his woodworking class. Sound off on...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...aneurysm in October and was in a coma for many weeks. He is doing much better and is recovering in Seattle. Trani was a shop teacher for many years at Juneau-Douglas High School and retired just three years ago. He served on the board of the Alaska...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...share trash pick-up with your neighbor and their name is on the billing statement, put their name on the cans. Our shop teacher at the old Juneau High School back in the '30's had a good saying for guys like Clinton: "He's a nice guy, but...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Etheridge, who is now Southeast business representative for the District Council of Laborers. Bill Brandner, an auto shop teacher, said at one time he was one of about seven teachers in what was considered the vocational education department. At...
A teacher's journey to Juneau

...Bibb, 84, former high school shop teacher and ski coach, has a lot of stories...Bibb said. "He was looking for a shop teacher and somebody with skiing (experience...He looked at me, he said, 'Shop teachers are a dime a dozen.' I said...
In apprenticeship fair, students try a variety of vocational skills

...during their training. Looking at all the students gathered in front of one display, Juneau-Douglas High School shop teacher Craig Mapes commented, "We're going to have so many students signing up for classes now." Spackling a wall, Floyd...
Citizens question 2nd high school

...and a sham there are no plans for wood shop and auto shop at the new school," Juneau-Douglas construction and wood shop teacher Craig Mapes told the Assembly. Mapes said he hopes his classes do not become overcrowded while the same courses are...
Valley school momentum hits the wall

...vocational building across Egan Drive from JDHS. Some folks have been concerned about the disparity in vocational programs. Shop teacher Craig Mapes has said all along that both schools should offer essentially the same learning opportunities. Now it's...
Juneau's Cultural Loss

...professional after that." McPhetres and the undercroft hosted a vacation church school for years. One summer, a retired shop teacher volunteered his time, members of the community donated wood and a group of kids concocted elaborate constructions...
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