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Dusek selected as interim superintendent

...which oversees and manages educational programs and services. In 1993, Dusek began working at the district as a teacher and coach at the former Skyview High School. The appointment follows Superintendent Steve Atwater's resignation at the board's...
Dusek honored to be offered interim superintendent job

...From 1997-2000, he was a teacher and activities director at the former Soldotna Middle School. Dusek was a teacher and coach at the former Skyview High School from 1993-1997. From 1992-1993, he was a long-term substitute at Skyview...
School board actions assure steady leadership

...superintendent. In Dusek, the district has a person who has worked in the district in many different roles, from classroom teacher and coach to assistant superintendent. Dusek has a good sense of where the district has been, and where it's going. He'll...
Kenai hosts 1st high school state powerlifting event coach of almost all the Anchorage schools," Schmidt said.Schmidt said that now, instead of telling teachers and coaches he'd like to have a state high school meet, he can point to one that has already taken place.For that, Schmidt...
Brown Bears' Den opens inside K-Beach Short Stop

...just 14 and the team was first organized, "I was really into hockey and went to all the games and Nate Kiel was my teacher and coach and he mentored my dream to be a Brown Bear all through high school and all I can say is dreams come true," said...
Curling squad helps student get on the ice

...the disabled student cannot alter the competition for the rest of the students.This creates the challenge for teachers and coaches, which is what Roth teaches her students."You can't make generalizations," she said. "Each person functions...

...she said.Mutt-i-grees started as a way for Wilson to combine her passion for dogs with her career as a teacher and coach.The class is offered as an elective at the middle school during Wahoo Wednesdays - a midweek afternoon break from...
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Marey motivated masterfully as SoHi swim coach

...Kiffmeyer and Karina Petersen, who is Lucas' sister. Syverson said it's never good for a community to lose a teacher and coach, like Marey, who has such a gift for working with kids. But she said Petersen will do well in replacing Marey...
Olympic tough a counselor and cross-country running coach. When Apodaca began opening up about her lack of a real home, teachers and coaches at Chugiak came to her aid. Duncan Shackelford, the school's head football coach, said he and his wife, Wendi...
Peninsula student musicians hit a high note

This past weekend, dozens of Kenai Peninsula students attended an event in Anchorage for which they and their teachers and coaches had been preparing them for weeks, maybe even months. It was a competition of sorts, and an assessment from...


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