Started by Jeff Bailey. Last reply by Harmony Roll Jul 27, 2012.
I've been working in rural Alaska for 15 years or so. I've got an M Ed from UAA K-8. I've taught in False Pass in a small school for the last two year and I've been the local administrator as well as teacher. I just finished my sped certificate and I'm ed leadership classes. I plan to do my internship this year. I'm interested in doing doctorate program if it pans out--the comps scare be a bit though. I use placed based culturally responsive project learning in…Continue
I've been busily building the website taigateacher.com to organize my thoughts, research and resources in regards to best practices, policy and my passion for place-based & multi-age education in Title 1 schools. Feel free to check it out and let me know what you think.
Posted by Harmony Roll on October 5, 2011 at 4:42pm
Starting with my very first class in the post-bac program, with Carol Barnhardt at UAF, a strong curiosity and passion has developed in me for education policy in Alaska and America. Through years of teaching and now with the vested interest that comes with being a parent, I find I need a channel for this strong passion. Seeing wonderful things happen like the Watershed School in Fairbanks and what is going on in Russian Mission gives me hope that there are more effective and wholistic ways…Continue
Posted by Harmony Roll on June 22, 2011 at 11:17am
I am moving to the Anchorage area in 8 weeks, and will finish a very intense excellerated Masters in Strategic Leadership degree May 2012. I hope to continue on with a potential Doctorates at UAA. Please keep me posted and make me an aquaintenance.
thanks, Shannon Bramblett, West Virginia
Posted by Shannon Bramblett on April 11, 2011 at 11:55am
I am keeping in touch with everything regarding UAA happenings regarding doctorates program. I'm all for it happening. I will be new to Alaska; but not new to these types of politics. Lived on the Lakota Sioux Reservation in Rosebud, SD. for two years. I learned much about the Native American politics, and have a passion for them as a people. I want to be able to help in administering better education in our schools for all.
Posted by Shannon Bramblett on April 11, 2011 at 11:48am