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Press Contact

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

Press Releases

New Survey Reveals Alaskans Rank K-12 Public School Investment as Top Priority

March 1, 2019 | AK Native News | AASB In the face of proposed budget cuts, Alaskans show overwhelming support for our public school system JUNEAU, Alaska — The Association of Alaska School Boards (AASB), the [...]

Crowded Alaska classrooms likely under Gov. Dunleavy’s education budget, lawmakers say

Feb 18, 2019 | James Brooks | ADN.com JUNEAU — Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy is proposing to cut state funding for K-12 education by more than $300 million next year, but that idea met criticism [...]

Anchorage School Board candidate says he’s withdrawing from race to avoid splitting the vote

February 6, 2019 | ADN | Tegan Hanlon James Smallwood is dropping his bid to serve on the Anchorage School Board, saying Tuesday he and one of his opponents are too politically similar and could [...]

‘It was a surprise to everyone’: What the proposed $20 million education cut could mean for Alaska schools

Author: Tegan Hanlon | ADN Gov. Mike Dunleavy’s proposal Monday to cut $20 million in education funding in the middle of the school year sent shock waves through Alaska’s education community, in part because that money [...]