...streamed through the windows of the Kenai Peninsula Borough Chambers Thursday morning as the Alaska State Board of Education and Early Development met in Soldotna. The importance of vitamin D, often referred to as the sunshine vitamin, was not lost...
The election of Gov. Sean Parnell to his own term in office resulted in a widespread call for resignations of top administration staff that's so extensive, he's even demanding resignations from people who don't work for him.
The Legislature has hoped to depoliticize the state's Commissioner of Education and Early Development job by handing responsibility for filling the job over to the state Board of Education, but may have made it more political, say some lawmakers.
ANCHORAGE (AP) -- State educators are concerned about the huge gap in scores between different ethnic groups taking the high school exit exam.
ANCHORAGE (AP) -- The state's Board of Education and Early Development voted unanimously Saturday to endorse a former commissioner to take the job again. Shirley Holloway was education commissioner...
JUNEAU (AP) -- The Legislature on Monday refused to confirm any of Gov. Tony Knowles' appointments to the Boards of Fisheries and Game, the University of Alaska Board of Regents or the state Board of Education.
JUNEAU (AP) -- Gov. Tony Knowles gave members of the Legislature a second chance to vote on his appointments to four key boards.
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