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Op-ed: Same-sex marriage is only the beginning

...of the public square.What might be a preview of things to come occurred last week when the Fairfax County (Va.) School Board voted 10-2 to approve a "gender identity" curriculum for children starting in seventh grade. News reports said...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-06-29/op-ed-same-sex-marriage-is-only-t
Opinion
With state budget passed, school district knows final deficit

...first projections are brought to the public in January, Jones said. This year the process will start in July. The school board and school district will publicly discuss the next steps in meeting future fiscal challenges, Dusek said.The state...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-13/with-state-budget-passed-school-dist
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School board addresses student medical policies

The Board of Education on Monday approved revisions to board policy that will allow parents to approve the administration of medication by a non-licensed staff member to their student in a case of emergency when a nurse is not present.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-01/school-board-addresses-student-medic
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School pool fees may go up

...structured. At this point it is uncertain when the fees will rise, Jones said. Changes will need to be approved by the school board, he said.Reach Kelly Sullivan at kelly.sullivan@peninsulaclarion.com.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-27/school-pool-fees-may-go-up
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As legislature fights over a budget, KPBSD works to fix its own

...for using its pools. Right now, administrators and school board members are researching other facilities around the...the district is below it.The next step is for the school board to approve any changes in fees.While we hate to see...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-05-30/as-legislature-fights-over-a-budg
Opinion
Walker won't force Juneau as special session venue

...students take college or career readiness tests to receive high school diplomas. It also adds a provision requiring that school boards put in place policies to let parents opt their kids out of standards-based testing. The committee met in Anchorage...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-19/walker-wont-force-juneau-as-special-
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Around the District

School board to meet The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Board of Education...Persons with disabilities who need accommodations to participate at the School Board meetings should contact Debbie Tressler at 907-714-8836 or email dtressler...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/schools/2015-05-18/around-the-district
Schools
School district replacing potentially biased textbook

...found, during the board's April 6 meeting. "The school board wanted to replace it as soon as possible," said school...Social Studies Curriculum Committee, Linton said. School board members also had the chance to read the new book, she...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-11/school-district-replacing-potentiall
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Student building career before leaving high school

...with me."Metcalf spoke before the Kenai Peninsula School Board on behalf of Kenai Alternative at a recent public meeting...most. I don't know."When Metcalf spoke at the school board meeting board member Marty Anderson took an interest...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-26/student-building-career-before-leavi
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School district waits on final numbers

...operating budget that was passed by the school board on April 6 because it was unexpected...At the same board meeting, the school board approved the decision not to cut...Peninsula Borough Assembly and school board joint work session, Borough Mayor...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-22/school-district-waits-on-final-numbe
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