JSD Superintendent Bridget Weiss is attending the meeting to discuss the incremental start of in-person classes among pre-school and kindergarten students this week.
The delay comes as Anchorage records record-high numbers of coronavirus cases and as the city tightens restrictions to try to get a handle on the spread of infections.
The maximum penalty for the charges Carmichael is pleading guilty to includes no less than 10 years and up to life in prison and a fine of $250,000.
The school district faces questions about whether Nov. 16 is the right time to bring students into school buildings, with widespread virus transmission and public health resources already strained.
Science teacher Steven Gregory tells his fisheries students that they are “the stewards of the river.”
The policy is for travel by any means off Mitkof Island — by plane, boat or ferry.
Canada’s new rules will let Hyder’s students cross the border to attend school. There is no school in Hyder.
The news comes as the number of coronavirus cases continues to skyrocket in the city and as the district faces criticism from some for its decision to bring kids back to classrooms.
taff are getting tested over the weekend and school officials are recommending that families get tested as well
Detecting COVID-19 in wastewater could help communities prepare for new waves of infections before public health officials see rising cases.