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JSD plans to expand Tlingit education program to all students

...from the normal school schedule. Integrating the program into a school-wide initiative will change that, she said.Ted Wilson, director of teaching and learning, said language classes began last week at Glacier Valley, and the district hopes...
PE benched with new requirements

...committee intent to eliminate PE classes or to discourage students from taking them," Director of Teaching and Learning Ted Wilson wrote in his proposal. "We recognize that many students enjoy and flourish in PE class, and look forward to having...
My Turn: Misappropriating a people's history

...activities."This week, seven of nine members of a special committee voted to remove the books from the curriculum. Ted Wilson, the district's director of teaching and learning, was one of the two votes cast the other way. He told the Empire...
JSD may remove offending books

...for people who went to boarding school."Edwards voted against removal of texts.Director of Teaching and Learning Ted Wilson also voted against removal."I still remain very nervous about removing text from classrooms," he said. The school...
Juneau educators train in the art of teaching

...Teaching Evaluation Model at Mendenhall River on Wednesday. Juneau School District Director of Teaching and Learning Ted Wilson and Director of Human Resources Ted VanBronkhorst led the all-day seminar for teachers, principals and teaching specialists...
Questioned books came as a surprise

...Alaska Natives. Further, the process by which the curriculum was selected came under fire - perhaps unnecessarily."(Ted Wilson) spoke with McGraw Hill and confirmed that the books that have been challenged were not included in the sample that...
Juneau schools improve district-wide

...schools."That is an important milestone for us to have that high of a rating," district Teaching and Learning Director Ted Wilson said, then added that the district now needs to think about "what do we need to do in our continued work to improve...
Superintendent talks bargaining, testing

...he'll rely on his cabinet members - JSD human resources director Ted VanBronkhorst, teaching and learning director Ted Wilson, and others - to help him through the upcoming contract negotiations. The most recent teacher contract was agreed upon...
Glacier Valley principal takes new role elementary language arts curriculum, and now it also has a new guy to get the lessons going.Well, kind of new. Ted Wilson, who has just been named the district's teaching and learning director, has spent the past decade as principal of...
Juneau educator named interim principal

...opportunity. I'm grateful to now be a part of the Glacier Valley community."Potter is replacing long-time principal Ted Wilson, who is taking the position of director of curriculum and instruction vacated by Patty Newman. Potter said the systems...


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