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Congrats, grads! drop out of cheerleading, "which was also a huge part of me." She was depressed, she said.It took working as a peer tutor to special needs students to pull her out of her slump, Anderson said. She realized her life was "about a lot more than being...
Live Homework Help connects tutors to students

Live Homework Help connects experienced, vetted live tutors with students needing help with their school assignments. It's available on the Statewide Library Electronic Doorway. Libraries...
My Turn: Alaska's legislators are acting as bad parents

...restaurants, going to the movies, spontaneous purchases, even cellphone data space. What we DON'T do is cancel the math tutor or pull our children from soccer or voice lessons. That is because my husband and I strive to be quality parents who understand...
Fairbanks public school district settles sexual-assault lawsuit

...claimed he was sexually assaulted by a Fairbanks public school tutor has settled a lawsuit against the school district for $920...behavior by Claude Fowlkes III, 35, a Hutchison High School tutor and correspondence teacher charged in March with multiple counts...
Alaska Center for the Book seeks nominations for award

...preservation of the written or spoken word in Alaska.Previous CLIA award winners include librarians, teachers, writers, tutors, historians, booksellers, reading programs, web sites and others dedicated to making the world a better place through the...
Educator Spotlight: Jenna Wiersma

...moving to Juneau. I also worked in Washington as an ABA behavior tutor for students on the autism spectrum for a year before entering...applied behavior analysis you've attended?I work as an ABA tutor for individuals on the autism spectrum outside of school. I...
Juneau's Elks Lodge cooks up a Big surprise for young chefs

...a month, and act as an adult to lean on and trust. The program is also offered in schools for older children to mentor and tutor their younger peers.Vilandre said the Elks Club donates to various charities throughout Juneau, but Roach's cooking class...
Family alleges school district knew of sex abuse

...student who authorities say wore a hidden microphone to obtain a tutor's purported sex-abuse confession has sued the school district...punitive damages, The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported.The tutor, Claude Fowlkes III, faces seven counts of first-degree...
Teacher abuse lawsuit heads for mediation

...student who says he was sexually assaulted by a high school tutor will attempt to settle claims through a mediator.The family...inappropriate behavior with students by Hutchison High School tutor and correspondence teacher Claude Fowlkes III.Fowlkes has...
Alaska Editorial: School board is wise to try and retain interim superintendent

...step forward in cleaning up the mess exposed by the arrest of a Hutchison High tutor for the alleged sexual abuse of a student on school grounds.The state charged tutor Claude Fowlkes with first-degree sexual abuse of a minor in late March after...


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