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Press Contact

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

Press Releases

Anchorage School District and teachers union reach stalemate in contract negotiations, agree to federal mediator

9/16/2018 | By: Tegan Hanlon, ADN The Anchorage School District and the teachers union that represents about 3,300 of the city's educators have reached a stalemate in contract negotiations. They agreed Thursday night, after about four [...]

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 [...]