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Druce will stand for education

...agreements on things."For five years until July 2013, Druce served as the president of the Kenai Peninsula Education Association, an elected position that allowed her the opportunity to visit schools throughout the district. The district...
A Sterling debate

...School, River City Academy and Soldotna High School. Druce was most recently president of the Kenai Peninsula Education Association, a position she held since 2008 before stepping down last July. She said the opportunity to travel to different...
Union reps assail settlement touted by Sullivan

...campaign. It came as the NEA Advocacy Fund, a super political action committee affiliated with the National Education Association, a major teachers' union, unveiled an ad criticizing the settlement. Sullivan campaign spokesman Mike Anderson...
AMSEA offers class on common commercial fishing injuries

...injuries that could be avoided if industry workers were retrained to avoid wrist damage. An Alaska Marine Safety Education Association, or AMSEA, class offered Saturday at the Cook Inlet Aquaculture Association building in Kenai will focus on...
What others say: Time for a new conversation about education

...beyond increases to student funding and more school choices for parents.A statewide survey funded by the National Education Association-Alaska asking teachers what factors they believe are inhibiting student learning was released Friday, and from...
School budgets being cut statewide

...depending on the ongoing labor dispute with the Juneau Education Association.The Anchorage School District cut 214 support...district is currently negotiating with the Juneau Education Association for a new collective bargaining agreement.Without...
Six-point plan cuts $1.25 million from 2015 budget

...see the increases in student per teachers."You round numbers as you can," Atwater said.Kenai Peninsula Education Association President Neil Denny in September said Atwater told the union that any proposed cuts would likely not impact tenured...
What others say: Education reform shouldn't be rushed the education reform touted in HB278 and SB139 the change Alaska needs? A survey paid for by the National Education Association-Alaska reveals a different problem. According to educators surveyed, factors outside school walls are what's...
Funding will be focus of education talks during session

...district employees on the State of Alaska's health care plan. Opponents of the bill, including the National Education Association-Alaska, call it an attack on local control. The NEA says the bill would eliminate their health plan and would...

...instructor, was awarded the prestigious Alaska Adult Education Association's Educator Award at the recent statewide AAEA meeting in Anchorage. The Alaska Adult Education Association, founded in 1977, is open to all adult educators...


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