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Early release days scheduled

...Truesdell said.Sheliah-Margaret Pothast, a social studies teacher at Soldotna Middle, said she has benefited meaningfully engage students. She said the social studies teachers have also collaborated with the language arts...
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...negotiations that are required on a national and international level," said Annaleah Karron, the River City Academy social studies teacher and advisor for their MUN program. Karron also received the UAA Outstanding Faculty Award which was voted on...
Kenai Middle School students learn important lessons with fun activities

...students to remember the importance of staying drug-free. Luanne Bressler, sixth-grade Language Arts and Social Studies teacher, is one of six on the Red Ribbon Committee. She said while the timing of the week varies, it is always held...
Skyview's Sparks named BP Teacher of the Year

...Chapman Elementary School; Susan Biggs, who teaches music at Redoubt Elementary School; Myla Liljemark, a social studies teacher at Seward Middle School; Lyn Maslow, a fourth-grade teacher at West Homer Elementary School; Renee Merkes...
Peninsula native follows relatives, returns to teach go outside and do simulations and learn about the creation of our country." Karron's mother was also a social studies teacher. Her grandmother was a special education teacher and an inspiration, Karron said. "Just hearing her stories...
A different perspective: Iraqi woman shares her story with Kenai students

...from January of 2005 to January of 2006. It was there that she met among others in the unit, Ken Felchle, a social studies teacher at KMS. When the unit departed Iraq, Felchle said he and his fellow guardsmen promised Almaliki that they would...
Juneau trying to get young people to stay

...involved with groups like the Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee, (that would be great.)" TMHS English and social studies teacher Tonja Moser said the opportunity for students to not only share fresh ideas, but to share them with elected officials...
Bordelon, Edelman plan to wed

...University of Louisiana Lafayette with a bachelor's degree in education. Layne is employed as a ninth-grade social studies teacher. The future groom is the son of Norman and Melissa Edelman, of Kapolei, Hawaii. He is a student at the University...
Colony High teacher sentenced for sexual abuse

...certificate and take sex abuse counseling classes, according to Assistant District Attorney Bill Estelle. A former social studies teacher, Joslin pleaded no contest in July to a felony count of sexual abuse of a minor for having sex with a 17-year-old...
Carey to run for borough mayor

...must do better on the vocational side." Carey has been mayor of Soldotna since 2001. A long-time high school social studies teacher, adjunct faculty member of the University of Alaska-Anchorage's Soldotna campus, and wrestling coach, his...


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