| Mar 19, 2013
| 4:36 PM
On Monday evening, the Anchorage School District officially changed commands with Ed Graff, previously assistant superintendent of curriculum, replacing Dr. Jim Browder, who will retire in June.
At the ASD board meeting, members appointed Graff and...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 11:29 PM
The Anchorage School District announced early Friday evening that Supt. Jim Browder may soon leave his post due to family medical issues, after serving since last July and proposing to reduce $25 million in spending earlier this year.
ASD said Browder is...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 3:19 PM
The Anchorage School District Superintendent James Browder has been named a Supt. finalist for the Des Moines Public Schools, a day after ASD said Browder may soon leave his post due to family medical issues.
The Des Moines School Board made the...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 9:55 PM
On Monday afternoon, Anchorage School District Superintendent Jim Browder talked about potentially leaving the school district at the ASD board's early meeting.
Supt. Browder says one of his daughters and his grandson are having medical issues and...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 7:35 AM
The Anchorage School District School Board is now accepting applications for a new member to serve the board from April 2013 through April 2014.
The open seat became available after board member Gretchen Guess announced she was leaving Alaska to take...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 7:33 AM
It’s a rare combination and connection of schools. Romig Middle and West High schools, both who are marching to the same beat.
Much like the smooth melodies coming from Romig's 7th grade jazz band and the seamless harmonies heard inside the...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 8:11 AM
Minority to majority--it's a national trend which is also reflected in Anchorage schools where 56% of students are children of color.
But two schools are celebrating diversity while challenging teachers and students to find success.
| Jun 11, 2013
| 3:33 PM
Ever since my first year at the American School for the Deaf in West Hartford, I heard rumors about repairing the interior of Gallaudet Hall, the school's main building. I was in seventh grade and learned that renovations were debated annually for more...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 10:38 PM
Plans for a new Anchorage School District facility have been chosen, but before the plans could be solidified the project manager spoke with members of the community.
ASD suggested that Randy Ribble, the project manager for the future Career...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 4:48 PM
With school out for the summer, the Anchorage School District is moving to head off a possible rise in vandalism incidents over the next few months.
While ASD officials say no major acts of vandalism have been reported at district facilities so far this...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 6:13 AM
The public is being invited to provide testimony at a hearing about the Anchorage School District budget.
Monday's meeting with the Anchorage School Board is the first of two public hearings on the district budget, which is facing a $25 million...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 11:40 PM
Monday night, in front of a packed crowd, the superintendent's staff reintroduced the proposed Anchorage School District budget, and for two hours parents, teachers, and even elementary students let the school board know what they thought of the new...