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House Education puts hold on standards resolution

...party might give the review more validity than the Department of Education," she said. "If we don't have a third party doing this, we are asking them (Department of Education) to evaluate themselves."The state adopted...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-03-26/house-education-puts-hold-on-standar
News
Senate committee works on new reading program

...to follow a set script, said Susan McCauley, director of teaching and learning support for the Alaska State Department of Education and Early Development.She said the bill adds speech as part of the literacy requirements."Whether a student...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-03-22/senate-committee-works-on-new-readin
News
KPBSD adopts six-year project plan

...projects for fiscal years 2015 to 2021 at its Monday night meeting.The district will submit the plan to the Alaska Department of Education and Early Development in late August to seek funding for various maintenance and capital projects. Projects on...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-03-04/kpbsd-adopts-six-year-project-plan
News
What others say: When two is less than one, subtraction is the answer

...those testifying before the Senate Education Committee on Monday called it "obsolete."Next year, the Alaska Department of Education and Early Development will implement a new testing scheme for students from third through 11th grades. If the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-02-18/what-others-say-when-two-is-less-
Opinion
Curling squad helps student get on the ice

...to play basketball. He asked me, 'What kind of accommodations can be made?'"Last January, the U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights issued a letter to schools reminding them of their obligations to provide equal opportunities...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-01-09/curling-squad-helps-student-get-
Outdoors

...Cooks," produced with help from a grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, fundraising and the Vermont Department of Education. It was distributed last month to all Vermont public schools and to every state to spread the word about healthy...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/food/2014-01-07-4
Food
Preliminary education task force report answers few questions

...additional reports the task force considers advisable" be submitted to the governor, the Legislature and the Department of Education and Early Development by Jan. 1, 2014."It's a big, big subject and to think that a group of people could...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-01-05/preliminary-education-task-force-rep
News
Southeast Island District moves to 4-day week

...2011-12 school year, Burch petitioned the Alaska Department of Education and Early Development to make the change, but...district will need to provide information to the Department of Education on how it did in regard to attendance and proficiency...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-10-13/southeast-island-district-moves-to-4
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Partnerships with businesses enhance education

...Peninsula Food Bank, Alaska Department of Revenue/Child Support Services, LaLeche League, University of Alaska, Department of Education, Snug Harbor Seafoods. My students have the opportunity to learn about careers and local businesses for future...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2013-05-22/partnerships-with-busines
Letters
Kenai Peninsula College: Around Campus

Looking back over the past five years it's easy to see that receiving $1,996,319 from the U.S. Department of Education Strengthening Institutions Title III grant strengthened the college in many ways.The proposed purpose of the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/schools/2013-09-29/kenai-peninsula-college
Schools

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