A civil rights leader for Alaska Natives In February 1945, Elizabeth Peratrovich, a civil rights leader for Alaska Natives, rose [...]
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NEA's Read Across America is an annual reading motivation and awareness program that calls for every child in every community [...]
"A teacher and his family moved to the tiny and remote Southwest Alaska village of Clarks Point in mid-July. Soon [...]
"While the Alaska Legislature tarried on budget talks for fiscal year 2018, nearly 700 teachers statewide were handed pink slips [...]
By Mary Ellen Flannery Originally published on neaToday For many teachers, firefighters, police officers, and other public service workers, the [...]
"Lynn DeFilippo looked around the room at Denali Elementary School, where she will be molding the minds of about 25 [...]
"In Alaska schools, Alaska Natives make up 25 percent of the student body, but less than 5 percent of the [...]
Alaska Teacher of the Year, James Harris, was recently awarded the NEA Foundation and California Casualty Award for Teaching [...]
"Teachers tend to think their school leaders prioritize professional learning, but say they are rarely involved in the decision-making process, [...]
"Imagine you’re fresh out of school, broke and hunting for your first teaching job. Then a school district offers you a job paying $70,000 [...]