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Press Contact

Zachary Mannix
NEA-Alaska Communications Director
(907) 274-0536

Press Releases

Distance education looks different across Alaska. How are students doing?

May 12, 2020 | Alaska Public Media | Lori Townsend | Summer vacation is just around the corner for young Alaskans, but with schools shut down across the state, students and teachers have been trying [...]

Alaska students don’t need a Florida online school

April 29, 2020 | ADN Opinion | Tim Parker Read the full article on here >> The Department of Education and Early Development surprised educators, school districts, and Alaska families with an announcement March [...]

Shocked and confused, high school seniors navigate a school year cut short by the coronavirus

April 13, 2020 | Alaska Public Media |Mayowa Aina | Governor Mike Dunleavy has closed public schools through the rest of the school year. For the 9,606 high school seniors across the state who make up the [...]

With school closures extended, Anchorage students and teachers wonder what’s next

April 12, 2020 | ADN | Amile Goodykoontz | Alaska’s roughly 132,000 students and 8,000 teachers won’t meet in classrooms until at least the beginning of the next academic year. Alaska has joined 17 other states nationwide [...]