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Chenault: Erin's Law won't pass this session

...Dunleavy, R-Wasilla, had to call the meeting today because of Gov. Bill Walker's last-minute appointment to the state school board, Anchorage Catholic high school principal John Harmon. Harmon replaced former appointee and current board chair...
State | AK legislature
Senate committee moves gov's education omnibus bill

...local school district by the state school board. Her third amendment attempted...wrong path to go down when the state school board can tell a local school board...second amendment proposed the state school board could not override a local school...
State | AK legislature
Parnell wants school choices expanded

...the three.Charter schools are public schools operating under the authority of both the local school board and the state school board. They receive their funding through the local school board. A charter school is created for focusing on a specific...
State | AK legislature
Empire editorial: State, School Board give dropout-reduction a chance

Juneau schools this week breathed what is becoming an annual sigh of relief, when the Juneau School Board restored funding for several positions aimed at curbing a demoralizing dropout rate.
Look out for government control of preschools

...adding state-run preschools to Alaska law is a bad one. If you agree, phone, e-mail or fax Governor Murkowski, state school board members, and your elected senators and representatives. In my opinion, government funded public schools, at any...
Task force looks at Native programs," he said. The proposal, not yet fleshed out, is for a secondary school. The local school board and the state school board must approve charter schools. They are publicly funded, but are governed by parents and community members, who...
Move to prevent Juneau brain rot

...despite their obvious lack of common sense. Even the people in Kansas had enough sense to throw the morons off the state school board. Sound off on the important issues at Juneau brain rot would explain how often our governors and state legislators...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...acceptable, nor fair." A variety of approaches are being offered for grappling with this impending crisis. The State School board is calling for the effective date of the exams to be rolled back several years. Knowles supports this view, but...
My Turn: Alaska's most valuable resource

...knew the importance of developing our human capital, along with our other natural resources.Yet, across our state, school boards are struggling over which essentials to cut: postpone the new math curriculum (needed to meet the standards...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...children as he accepted the state school board's unanimous recommendation...children as he accepted the state school board's unanimous recommendation...children as he accepted the state school board's unanimous recommendation...


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