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Press Contact

Zachary Mannix
NEA-Alaska Communications Director
zachary.mannix@neaalaska.org
(907) 274-0536

Press Releases

Walker signs education bills at teacher welcome back day

Aug 11, 2018 | Erin McGroarty, Fairbanks Daily News-Miner FAIRBANKS — Gov. Bill Walker signed four education bills Friday morning at Lathrop High School as part of the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District’s annual [...]

Teacher’s Union making progress on new contract with ASD

08/07/2018 by Scott Gross, KTVA "It's a start," AEA team bargaining spokesperson Brian Nelson said. "We're making progress but we have a long road ahead." The Anchorage Education Association and Anchorage School District started the [...]

Secretary DeVos Approves Alaska and Iowa’s ESSA State Plans

MAY 16, 2018 | U.S. Department of Education WASHINGTON — U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos today announced the approval of the Alaska and Iowa consolidated state plans under the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). “I am [...]

Alaska Legislature boosts funding for schools and university

May 15th, 2018 | Tegan Hanlon Public schools and the state university system will receive funding boosts under the state operating and capital budgets that the Alaska Legislature passed this weekend. Gov. Bill Walker still must approve [...]