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Blindness awareness month held at Soldotna Public Library

...blind student, and teachers Violetta Strait and Granger Nyboer.Nyboer, a Kenai Peninsula School District special education teacher, addressed etiquette for sighted people to use in interactions with the blind. He said one common mistake...
Kids collecting trash help Kenai River Spring Cleanup

...tune of what was ultimately 3,669 lbs. of trash, a shocking 1,260 lbs. more than last year's haul. Special Education teacher Ms. Roed of Redoubt Elementary told the Dispatch, "The most beneficial aspect to the kid's involvement...
Workshops perpetuate Tlingit language

...really deliberate," Geiger said.Ellen Story, Mallory's sister, attended a recent workshop. She's a special education teacher at Auke Bay Elementary School and has taught some of the language in her classes and morning meetings.Workshop...
For 'Emma's Run' community supports cancer treatment in a community that's able to give so freely and help us out," said Emma's mother Monica Mullet, a special education teacher at Kalifornsky Beach elementary. "Especially with Emma being younger and coming up with an idea -- people...
Juneau's oldest legislator reflects on a life of public service in the Last Frontier. He was able to enter the very same professions he enjoyed in California: as a special education teacher and working in real estate. Graduating from high school on Los Angeles' east side, he elbowed his way onto...
Project SEARCH sees success

...these three students, but I have good students, I really do," said Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Special Education teacher Fran Stetson. Forrest Henry, a new intern, started his program in September. Currently, he works in materials...
Nanwalek's first quarter success

...especially minorities," according to This year Kleine said Nanwalek hired their first time special education teacher, which has made a huge difference at the school. She said they have also started culinary arts and welding...
Promoting bus kindness

...bonds with students help to foster the community feeling within the school, Kircher said. Theresa Rose, a special education teacher, wrote in an email that she talked with the students about their families and riding the bus, but when they...
Former Romania orphans now room together at UW -Whitewater

...same friends. Rachel, who has wanted to be a teacher since age 2 or 3, is studying to be an elementary and special education teacher. Elena is pursuing her longtime dream of becoming a marine biologist. "It felt like a part of me that has...
Around the District

...Nikiski Middle-High Tony Jackson was recognized as the Crystal Apple recipient for his work as our Middle School Special Education Teacher. Our Middle School will be having an assembly to recognize our first semester Honor Roll students and Students of...


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