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School district reviews AMP results, seeks delay in next test

...district leaders asking the State Board of Education and Mike Hanley, commissioner of the Department of Education and Early Development, to send the assessment back to the testing vendor, the Achievement and Assessment Institute, to revise and refine...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-11-14/school-district-reviews-amp-results-
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State English, math test results show room to improve

...math and English proficiency standards, but that does not come as a surprise to the Department of Education and Early Development.Education Commissioner Mike Hanley said the results of the Alaska Measures of Progress, or AMP, standardized...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/state-government/2015-11-09/state-english-math-test-
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AMP results reports being reassessed

...data had been reported by the Kansas-based company contracted to deliver them, said Department of Education and Early Development personnel. "Yes, we did see our results, but they are embargoed which means we are not releasing them publicly...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-10-29/amp-results-reports-being-reassessed
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AMP test results now on their way

...standards," Herbert said. "We find that to be simply unacceptable."Commissioner of the Department of Education and Early Development Mike Hanley said it will take some time for the assessment to reach maturity. There will be various tools for teachers...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-10-10/amp-test-results-now-on-their-way
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School district adds positions to address mental health

...and Resilience in Education) grant."It is kind of a CPR for mental health," said Department of Education and Early Development Education Specialist II Sharon Fishel, who oversees Project AWARE in Alaska.Alaska is one of 20 states that received...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-09-01/school-district-adds-positions-to-ad
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New charter school combines variety of models

...it opened, P.A.I.D.E.I.A. also had to get its charter approved by the State Board of Education and Early Development. The Board passed it unanimously in June. "None of us thought it was going to go as fast as it did," McMahon...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/tegan-hanlon/2015-08-30
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K-Selo School still waiting on state

...the walls, among other issues. In a letter to Mike Hanely, the Commissioner of the Department of Education and Early Development, dated Aug. 27, 2014, former Republican Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell said the K-Selo facilities are in worse shape...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-10-29/k-selo-school-still-waiting-on-state
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School district enrollment down, funding at risk

...are sent to the Alaska Department of Education & Early Development and determine exactly how much funding a school district...projection handed to the Department of Education & Early Development will be submitted on Nov. 5, Jones said. Reach...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-09-14/school-district-enrollment-down-fund
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More students in need of free or reduced meals

...according to the Alaska Department of Education and Early Development. In the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District...Program through the Alaska Department of Education and Early Development Ann-Marie Martin said the importance of students...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-06/more-students-in-need-of-free-or-red
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...grasp of Alaska English Language Arts and Mathematics standards, according to the Alaska Department of Education and Early Development. "In contrast to the Adequate Yearly Progress standardized bubble tests, AMP testing is online and adaptive...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-02-23-4
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