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The Senate and House Education Committee Chairs requested that AASB and the Alaska Council of School Administrators (ACSA) develop a list of potential efficiencies and cost savings in K-12 education that are responsive to the current fiscal shortfall.

The list of shared suggestions can be seen here.


Call to Action: Onetime funding charts (from Alaska DEED)



Critical Issues 21st Century CoverCritical Issues: The New Literacy – 21st Century Learning in Alaska

Critical Issues is a special publication of the Association of Alaska School Boards

Find out more about:

  • 21st Century Skills and the Alaska Workforce
  • Preparing Alaska’s Students for Success in the Global Economy
  • How Young Alaskans See the World
  • and much more







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