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Press Contact

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

Press Releases

Daryl Walker named Education Support Professional of the Year

November 1, 2019 | Fairbanks Daily Newsminer | Kyrie Long Support staff are often the unsung heroes, fixers and makers of the Fairbanks school district, but that wasn’t the case Thursday afternoon when a staff [...]

Fairbanks teacher named best in Alaska in surprise ceremony

October 25, 2019 | ADN | Kyrie Long FAIRBANKS — A Fairbanks teacher has been named 2020 Alaska Teacher of the Year, an honor revealed in a surprise ceremony at West Valley High School. Amy [...]

Education group seeks new standards through ballot measure

October 1, 2019 | KTVA | Steve Quinn An education advocacy group can begin collecting signatures for a ballot measure it says will establish standards and a framework for education policy, according to a state review. The [...]

Why Alaska’s 2018 Teacher of the Year says there’s no incentive to stay

September 30, 2019 | KTUU | Derek Minemyer ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) - Some Alaska educators are evaluating whether they want to continue teaching in-state following this year's budgetary showdown -- others have already left. Adjusted for [...]