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Math, Science teachers to get a taste of Sitka

...has not adopted those standards but Himschoot said they could very well be the next change to Alaskan education.Sitka school district teacher Cyndi Duncan is also helping coordinate this year's event along with retired math teacher Bobbi Jordan...
Sitka hospital to request loan from city

...of the public, to subsidize operations at the community hospital, given the acute demands for funding in the Sitka School District and other services provided to the residents of this community," Gorman said.The loss in operations was $2...
Sitka Health Summit Planning Day 2014 a success

...Participation was the most diverse yet. Citizen planners represented numerous community agencies, including the Sitka School District, Mt. Edgecumbe High School, the University of Alaska Southeast, the City and Borough of Sitka, the Sitka Tribe...
Governor names Jensen to Alaska Historical Commission

...and guiding the development of the arts throughout the state.Wegner, of Sitka, is the superintendent of the Sitka School District. Wegner is appointed to a public seat. Tull, of Palmer, is the owner of William F. Tull and Associates, a...
Sitka school district tries to attract teachers

SITKA - Three administrators in the Sitka School District went shopping for teachers recently, attending job fairs in the Seattle area in an effort to entice teachers north to Alaska...
State | AK legislature
Senate Education moves bill on grant program

...correspondence and home schooling to 100 percent."The personalized opportunity grant program is exactly what the Sitka School District needs," said Lon Garrison, President of the Sitka School Board. "The ability to put a digital device in each...
State | AK legislature
Great American Smokeout is Nov. 15

...half will die prematurely from smoking.In Sitka, health educators from the Sitka Tobacco Quit Program and the Sitka School District "Kick It" Program will host an informational booth from 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 15...
Sitka: $2 million grant for Sheldon Jackson

...of students this summer for the SJC education program, and planning a Native cultural orientation program for Sitka School District teachers. Harrington said the college is in the process of reorganizing its education degree program. Under the...
Ballot measure would authorize borrowing $400 million

...That's a big plus for us." Swimming and physical education classes now have to be held at the neighboring Sitka School District's Blatchley Pool, he said. "Currently our kids have to go over to Sitka side and share a pool there, with...
Artist: 'I love being creative'

...attends UAS so he is available for demonstrations in the area. In January he will teach a carving class in the Sitka school district. Ryan was part of three artists demonstrating their crafts at the Alaska State Museum in recognition of Native...


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