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Second-grade students bring vegetables, cheer to homeless shelter

January 28, 2018 05:59 am By ALEX McCARTHY Juneau Empire Program helps children develop better understanding of shelter clientele, learn about Juneau Lately, Harborview second-grade teacher Diane Antaya has been finding vegetables in her mailbox at [...]

STEM advocates build network for Southeast classrooms to connect with local experts

By Adelyn Baxter, KTOO - Juneau - October 25, 2017 Holding the attention of tomorrow’s scientists and engineers can be tricky. Fortunately, Juneau is rife with professionals who work in those fields every day. A group of local [...]

Anchorage science teacher named 2018 Alaska Teacher of the Year

By Tegan Hanlon Ben Walker teaches seventh-grade science in the same Romig Middle School classroom that his mother once did. For 11 years, his wife taught science in the classroom next door. "Science runs in this [...]

Opinion: Our teachers ask for respect. It’s time to listen.

By Alisha Hilde,  Anchorage School Board candidate, attorney and former public school teacher. On Monday, Sept. 25, the Anchorage School Board meeting room was filled to the brim with teachers who came to testify about what they [...]