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House Education puts hold on standards resolution

...measure intended to delay implementing new education standards suffered a serious setback Wednesday when the House Education Committee held it with only a few weeks left in the session.The sponsor of House Resolution 9, Rep. Tammie Wilson...
Bill would repeal local contribution to education

...Alaska's education funding has prompted a House bill seeking to repeal the required local contribution.The House Education Committee heard the first reading of the bill sponsored by Rep. Tammie Wilson, R-North Pole. Another hearing is scheduled...
Alaska's sexual abuse rates alarming

...we give all of the power and control to those who commit these horrible acts. H.B. 233 moved out of the House Education Committee quickly last Friday morning. The bill has broad, bi-partisan support and I'm hopeful it will pass this...
House Education considers delaying standards

JUNEAU - The House Education Committee began hearing testimony on a resolution Wednesday to delay implementing new English language and mathematics standards for Alaska...
Preliminary education task force report answers few questions

...that our caucus can move forward and say 'This is what we need to do,'" Gattis said.Gattis chairs the House Education Committee and the task force's other co-chair, Tammie Wilson, is on the House Finance Committee.The 650-word report...
Alaska Constitution framer weighs in on amendment debate

...institutions.Vic Fischer, a delegate to Alaska's Constitutional Convention in 1955 and 1956, told the House Education Committee Friday that those attempting to change the constitution must prove there is a fundamental problem with the existing...
An Apple a day - iPod Touch goes to school

...reading in elementary grades since the iPod Touch was introduced.Seaton, former chair and current member of the House Education Committee, met Morelock at the Association of Alaska School Board's annual conference and had an opportunity to review...
Legislative Information Office teleconference schedule

...discuss Vouchers: #1 - Identifying the Stakeholders & Key Policy Areas. Listen only.Friday 8:00 a.m.The House Education Committee will sponsor a public hearing to discuss HB 138 - Layoff Notices for Tenured Teachers and HJR 1 - Constitutional...
House District 30 Q & A

...special-needs students. Seaton: I have been actively engaged in school funding through 10 years membership on the House Education Committee (two years as chairman), membership on the Legislative Taskforce on School Funding where we adopted the phase-in...
LIO schedule for Feb. 12

Wednesday 8:00 a.m.The House Education Committee will sponsor a public hearing to discuss HB 210 Student Restraint, Seclusion, Psychiatric Drugs and HB 220 Repeal Secondary School...


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