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District receiving four new principals Connections Principal, began working in the district in 1995 and for the past nine years he has been the KPBSD Distance Learning Coordinator, she said. Richard Breske, the new Principal-Teacher at Tebughna School in Tyonek has worked in...
River City graduates a 'diverse' group

...Fletcher also said she feels ready for her post high school life. Having just finished a pharmacy class through distance learning, she plans to continue working toward becoming a pharmacist. Pogue plans to attend KPC and work toward becoming...
Kenai Peninsula College: Around Campus

...this comment to KPC faculty and staff in 2008: "If KPC campuses and other small UA rural campuses do not embrace distance learning they will eventually become just extension sites of the three main UA campuses. We could wind up doing just some...
UAS, Yukon College heads sign collaboration agreement

...Yukon College has) developed the same kind of thing."The two schools are heavily reliant on e-learning, distance learning via the Internet, to serve similarly rural student populations. Barnes said one of the issues Yukon College faces...
Union head says schools need more funding

...initiatives to that end, including continued funding for performance scholarships, a pet project of his; digital, or distance, learning; and early childhood education programs.Fuhrer said he hadn't had a chance to study Parnell's proposals in-depth...
Training for the future: UAA helping Alaskans fill job market voids

...offers more than 90 programs throughout Alaska in health care-related areas, Driscoll said. Half of them are distance-learning programs, he said, meaning they allow students to participate without coming into a classroom. Partnerships with...
Alaska SeaLife Center recognized

...step in the right direction for distance learning, especially in a place like...Naturally Alaska has this fantastic distance learning capacity, the way that everyone is spread out we have distance learning equipment all over the schools...
KPC enrollment continues to rise

...highest in state, only behind Bristol Bay at 28.7 percent, the report said. Turner also cited the 130 to 140 distance learning courses offered as a reason for the increased enrollment, when students don't have to physically be in a class...
D.C. delegation visits central peninsula

...area include: n Erosion control and the proposed coastal trail along the river bluff in Kenai; n Additions and distance learning capabilities for the Challenger center; n Programs to aid disadvantaged youth; n Low-income housing; and n Potential...
Schools scramble to provide skilled graduates

...industrial program," she said. "It saves us a tremendous amount of money." The university system is looking to distance learning and restructured programs to increase upper level offerings available to peninsula students. "We are interested...


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