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Press Contact

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

Press Releases

Alaska teachers want Secretary DeVos to think about her stance on education

August 31, 2019 | KTVA | Scott Gross KTVA The Alaska Public School system will give U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos plenty to think about when it comes to her stance on education. "In [...]

Dunleavy says he will reverse his vetoes on early education cuts

August 15, 2019 | ADN | Alex DeMarban At a Head Start classroom in Anchorage on Tuesday morning, Gov. Mike Dunleavy announced he will restore $8.8 million in funding for early education services, reversing vetoes [...]

Alaska Legislature sues governor over education funding dispute

July 16, 2019 | KTUU | Sean Maguire   ANCHORAGE (KTUU) - The Alaska Legislature has filed a lawsuit against Gov. Michael Dunleavy over a K-12 education funding dispute. The lawsuit filed in Juneau Superior Court [...]

Governor threatens no school funding after July 1, escalating fight with Alaska Legislature

May 23, 2019 | ADN | James Brooks JUNEAU — A member of Gov. Mike Dunleavy’s administration said Tuesday the state will stop payments to local school districts unless the Alaska Legislature changes its opinion [...]