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Fairbanks school district seeing a teacher shortage

...Alaska - A teacher shortage felt across the country has reached Alaska, leaving Fairbanks North Star Borough School District officials with a high number of positions to fill. Officials last week had 21 certified teaching positions to fill in time...
Taking every threat seriously

...on the Kenai Peninsula occurred Wednesday, when two schools received computer-generated phone calls. School district officials immediately informed law enforcement, and schools around the central peninsula went into "stay put" mode, during...

...tourism partners in international markets to make tickets available for music fans around the world.And Chicago Park District officials say festival proceeds have gone to pay for park improvements and educational and cultural programs.With an event...
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School budgets being cut statewide

...classroom teachers.According to district officials, they simply don't pretty profound cuts."District officials are expecting to have to cut...he said.Juneau School District officials face a unique challenge as...
Skyview memorabilia sale brings emotions to the surface

...schools in Soldotna. One crowded middle school fed into two high schools with dwindling populations - an issue district officials said they hope to address by moving the freshman class into its own building and the middle school students onto...
What others say: A look back at the 'education session'

...problematic for a few reasons. For one, it guarantees that each year will see a "Groundhog Day" scenario in which district officials and area legislators will waste time in a too-brief session by rehashing the same arguments for more state dollars...
Borough mayor announces political plans, talks budget

...responsibility - educating our kids," he said.With the district facing a $4.5 million deficit, Navarre said district officials have requested an additional $1.5 million in borough funding to the $43.5 it gave last year. Without knowing...

...The school received about 200 requests for transcripts last year, but that total had been exceeded by July.District officials notified schools on Friday that applicants can make requests online or fill out forms at schools for forwarding...
School board hears concerns in Homer

...Perk. "It's a proven fact we need good facilities for our children to feel successful in. To do that, I urge district officials to see that track takes the highest priority." Students, parents and former Razdolna School students spoke of...
Atwater staying put with KPBSD

...superintendent. Atwater was a finalist for the same position with the Anchorage School District. Anchorage School District officials announced Tuesday that they have selected Jim Browder, originally from Florida, as their next superintendent...


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