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Honoring excellent educators

...educator doesn't go into this profession for the awards and accolades." Widaman thanked Secondary Education Director John O'Brien, as well as Kenai Central principal Alan Fields for supporting his programs. Widaman began working for the school...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-03/honoring-excellent-educators
Schools
Annual job fair a success

...Peninsula Borough School District Superintendent, Sean Dusek, Director of Secondary Education and Student Activities, John O'Brien, District Counselor/Specialist, Sara Moore, and the principals, counselors and teachers of Soldotna, Kenai...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2015-04-09/annual-job-fair-a-success
Letters
School district dropout rate continues to improve

...introduced, which bumps the ideal 24:1 pupils per teacher ratio up by 15 percent, said director of secondary education John O'Brien in a previous Clarion interview. "Intervention became a focus in grades 3-5, which pairs educators with struggling...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-23
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District graduation rates above national average

...said. "These programs help students see the light at the end of the tunnel," said director of secondary education John O'Brien. O'Brien also pointed to instrumental intervention strategies implemented in kindergarten through 12th grade. Soldotna...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-15/graduation-rates-above-average
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School district, unions begin negotiations

...negotiating team also includes Assistant Superintendent of Instructional Support Dave Jones, Director of Secondary Education John O'Brien, Director of Human Resources Joann Riener, Erkeneff said. Interim Superintendent Sean Dusek will not be involved...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-02-02
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School board talks meets

...borough tournaments was a hot topic Monday at the Kenai Peninsula Borough Board of Education meeting in Soldotna. John O'Brien, director of secondary education, proposed a change in the language of the Kenai Peninsula School Activities Association...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-06-04/school-board-talks-meets
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Participants make job fair a success

...Borough School District Superintendent, Dr. Steve Atwater, Director of Secondary Education and Student Activities, John O'Brien, District Counselor/Specialist, Sara Moore, and the principals, counselors and teachers of Skyview, Soldotna...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2014-04-16/participants-make-job-fai
Letters
After long absence, art returns to middle-high school

...bright reds, yellows and oranges, and deep greens and blues. ?It?s made a tremendous difference,? principal John O?Brien said of the pride exhibited by students as their artwork is put on display around the school. ?There?s a tremendous...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/031407/schools_0314sch001.shtml
Schools
Soldotna area plan for school reconfiguration moves ahead

...Soldotna Middle School and Skyview High School. However, the final configuration of those schools is still uncertain. John O'Brien, Director of Secondary Education for the school district, presented the district's recommendation for restructuring...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-04-02-0
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A heaping helping of health

...education are provided to students to foster good lifelong habits. "I love it," Nikiski Middle-High School Principal John O'Brien said of the policy, now in its second year. O'Brien said the biggest impact the policy has had in Nikiski is that...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/090407/schools_3707.shtml

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