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Alaska's sexual abuse rates alarming

...there are students in the larger Alaska high schools. It is for this reason that I hope H.B. 233 will pass, mandating a K-12 age-appropriate child sexual abuse prevention curriculum to teach kids to speak up if they are being abused. I know from...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2014-03-31/alaskas-sexual-abuse-rate
Letters
Voices of Alaska: Alaska should embrace educational pluralism

...Government funded and government delivered K-12 education has been the rule in the United...and private schools. A child going to K-12 education in Germany, the Netherlands...involvement was the biggest detriment to K-12 education. Parents believe they have...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-02-25/voices-of-alaska-alaska-should-em
Opinion
What others say: A convincing argument has yet to be made for allowing firearms on campus

...policy be repealed by SB 176."I will sit here right now and tell you right now that I cannot protect the campus if the K-12 kids are on there," Mr. Gamble, a retired Air Force general, told senators hearing the original bill earlier this month...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-03-26/what-others-say-a-convincing-argu
Opinion
University president says gun bill unacceptable

...also has raised concerns about allowing guns on campuses because of child care centers and a constant string of visiting K-12 students. "We deal with possibilities."Gamble said he could not go along with the idea university campuses would be...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-03-19/university-president-says-gun-bill-u
News
Around Campus: KPC celebrating 50th anniversary

...have worked hand-in-hand over the years to build the infrastructure that defines the Peninsula's local government, K-12 education and post-secondary education. KPC has commissioned a 50 year anniversary history book that is nearing completion...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/schools/2014-01-19/around-campus-kpc-celeb
Schools
Begich: Public money for public schools

...districts the resources and tools they need."The Legislative Finance Division has said general fund appropriations for K-12 education have risen since fiscal year 2011. Those appropriations include foundation program and school busing funding...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-03-03/begich-public-money-for-public-schoo
News
Democrats offer education legislation

...the money in the formula is spent in the classroom and can be used for other costs.General funding appropriations for K-12 education have gone up since fiscal year 2011, according to information recently provided a Senate subcommittee by the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-02-20/democrats-offer-education-legislatio
News
Concealed carry on campus?

...Alaska system.Wattum explained that high school tours and other visitation events often have children on campus like a K-12 campus might, and that there are daycares and places that sell liquor on or near campuses."Dorms are not really considered...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-02-16/concealed-carry-on-campus
News
Cooper Landing to go K-12

Cooper Landing School will expand its grade offerings starting next year from K-8 to K-12, although administrators don't know if any high school students will attend yet. With only six full time students and one teacher...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/020310/new_509991788.shtml
News
What others say: Governor slips up on education lawsuit

...filed a lawsuit to invalidate the requirement in state law that local governments contribute funds to help pay the cost of K-12 education.Ketchikan argues that the funding requirement punishes the state's incorporated areas while unincorporated...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-02-10/what-others-say-governor-slips-up
Opinion

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