•  
  •  
School district predicts enrollment growth

...The highest membership recorded in the school district was 10,376 students in 1998, according to the Alaska Department of Education and Early Development. The school district's student population has since been on a downward trend, meaning...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-01-06
News
Minimum wage raise could affect school bus drivers down the road

...The district will then have to look at increased transportation costs." Employers who have contracted with the Department of Education and Early Development, a school district or regional education attendance do not have adjust wages until entering...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-12-30-2
News
What others say: College rating system needs more thought

The U.S. Department of Education's own comments on its draft of a document to establish a federal government rating system for colleges succinctly state the problems...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-01-05/what-others-say-college-rating-sy
Opinion
Judge invalidates part of school funding mechanism

...feel what Judge Carey decided was a major victory for the borough."For the 2013-14 academic year, the state Department of Education distributed about $1.4 billion to districts, of which about $222 million came from local contributions...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-11-24/judge-invalidates-part-of-school-fun
News
Making the grade

...which evaluates students' performances in different skill areas under standards as determined by the Alaska Department of Education and Early Development.Dr. Chrstine Ermold, KPBSD director of elementary education, said the new system is...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-09-23/making-the-grade
News
State may require more math for diplomas

...More than four out of five Alaska school districts already require three years of math. Susan McCauley of the Department of Education said the board last spring asked how Alaska graduation requirements compare to other states. Forty-two states...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-09-30/state-may-require-more-math-for-dipl
News
Board bumps a new schools for K-Selo to No. 1

...listed as the No. 2 priority on the KPBSD list, ranked as No. 33 and No. 44, respectively, on the Alaska Department of Education and Early Development list. The low state rankings make the projects unlikely to be funded, according to the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-08-09/board-bumps-a-new-schools-for-k-selo
News
Atwater accepts new position

...Leadership, good working relationship with the Alaska Department of Education and Early Development and the respect of the deans...with the UA Schools of Education, the Alaska Department of Education and Early Development and the Alaska Legislature...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-08-05/atwater-accepts-new-position
News
News organizations sue for sex-abuse records

...among 64 higher education institutions being investigated or audited by the civil rights office of the U.S. Department of Education.The federal agency is looking at the schools for compliance with Title IX, which prohibits gender discrimination...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-10-09/news-organizations-sue-for-sex-abuse
News

...area of the Big Island were closed, with voters there to cast mail-in ballots after the election.The Hawaii Department of Education said schools statewide will reopen Monday, except a high school on the Big Island that about 400 people used...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/jennifer-sinco-kelleher/2014-08-09

CONTACT US

  • 150 Trading Bay Rd, Kenai, AK 99611
  • Switchboard: 907-283-7551
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-283-3584
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Business Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-335-1257
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING

MORRIS ALASKA NEWS