"The Alaska Department of Education and Early Development on Thursday announced the new vendor for statewide student assessments, to replace the problem-plagued Alaska Measures of Progress test..." Listen to the [...]
"The Alaska Department of Education and Early Development has selected a Minnesota-based vendor to deliver a new statewide standardized test starting in spring 2017..." Read the full article from the [...]
"Classrooms exist in an insular environment, and the work done there often feels disconnected from students' lives, interests, and hobbies. However, students today must cultivate the ability to navigate an [...]
"The number of English-Language Learners in the United States is growing rapidly, including many states that have not previously had large immigrant populations. As teachers try to respond to the [...]
What is NEA-Alaska?
NEA-Alaska is an advocate for an excellent public education for each child in Alaska and works to advance the interests of public school employees.
Whether it’s in a crowded urban classroom or a remote community in rural Alaska with only one school, we all aim to accomplish the same task: provide an excellent public education for every child in Alaska. Please join us in our journey.
One of the greatest things about living in Alaska is snow. When it arrives, it’s officially time for winter. And winter is when our public schools are finding their rhythm and begin to really thrive. [...]