Awards

Celebrate Carlyn Nichols, 2018 Kenai BP Teacher of Excellence

Posted by on May 31, 2018 at 3:35 pm

“It’s an exciting time to be an educator. Through personalized learning and maker education I get to be a facilitator of experiences and mentor in learning rather than a conduit of information and “giver of tests”. I love watching students take ownership of their learning and pursue their curiosities.  I really believe one of the […]

Celebrate Aaron Gordon, 2018 Kenai BP Education Ally

Posted by on May 31, 2018 at 3:20 pm

Nate Crabtree, K-Beach Elementary was in on a secret, and made up a story to bring Mr. Aaron Gordon to the BP Teachers of Excellence celebration. During the evening awards, Mr. Gordon discovered he was the 2018 Kenai Education Ally when Superintendent Dusek began reading about him! “Our Educational Ally works with young students in […]

Celebrate Staci Wells, 2018 Kenai BP Teacher of Excellence

Posted by on May 31, 2018 at 3:05 pm

“As educators, we meet truly outstanding professional who makes a difference in the lives of children. Staci Wells is just that person! She is willing to go above and beyond and plays a critical role in sparking a passion for learning while consistently challenging and engaging all of her students.” –Bill Withrow, Redoubt Elementary principal […]

Celebrate Robanne Stading, 2018 Kenai BP Teacher of the Year

Posted by on May 30, 2018 at 4:32 pm

“Every student can learn and learning looks different for every student, the way it should be! With this belief, I am always looking for the ways to help all students at Nikolaevsk learn. As the special education teacher at a K-12 school, every year is different as the students grow up, learn new skills, take […]

Kenai student honored for excellence in distance learning

Posted by on May 18, 2018 at 3:57 pm

USDLA Awards Natalie Marlowe with the USDLA Student Achievement Award For Excellence in Distance Learning in 2018 Kenai Central High School student Natalie Marlowe is honored by the United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA) with the world’s most prestigious distance learning award presented for excellence in distance learning. “This year’s USDLA Award recipient Natalie Marlowe […]

USDLA awards Kenai student Natalie Marlowe top honors

Posted by on May 17, 2018 at 4:55 pm

USDLA Awards Natalie Marlowe with the USDLA Student Achievement Award For Excellence in Distance Learning in 2018 Kenai Central High School student Natalie Marlowe is honored by the United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA) with the world’s most prestigious distance learning award presented for excellence in distance learning. Indianapolis, IN May 2, 2018 — The […]

Alaska School Psychologist of the Year, Dr. Therese Kashi

Posted by on May 15, 2018 at 10:05 am

Alaska School Psychologist of the Year Honors Two Recipients, one from KPBSD! Congratulations to Terese Kashi, PhD, NCC, NCSP, school psychologist from Kenai Peninsula Borough School District! Terese’s nominator said, “Terese has provided years of dedicated service to ASPA and the profession of school psychology, presented at multiple ASPA conferences, was previously the ASPA President, and […]

Seward student Heleana Backus awarded Golden Apple

Posted by on May 7, 2018 at 7:30 pm

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Golden Apple Award | May 7, 2018  Miss Heleana Backus Heleana Backus is a senior at Seward High School and she has been an integral part of the 2017-2018 ELA curriculum revision process. Her work on the committee is helping to ensure the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District moves toward […]

Principal Nancy Kleine awarded Golden Apple

Posted by on May 7, 2018 at 7:22 pm

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Golden Apple Award | May 7, 2018 Principal Nancy Kleine, Nanwalek and Port Graham Schools As a consummate advocate for her students and schools, Mrs. Nancy Kleine is quick to brag about her student’s latest accomplishments, which is usually accompanied by a tour of the building. As a colleague, Nancy […]

Mrs. Devin Michel Way awarded Golden Apple

Posted by on March 5, 2018 at 7:03 pm

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Golden Apple Award | March 5, 2018 Mrs. Devin Michel Way, educator Port Graham School Every school deserves to have at least one teacher as charitable and distinguished as Mrs. Devin Michel Way, for it is teachers like her that cause positive change not only in their own classrooms, but […]