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Ms. Myla S. Liljemark named 2021 Alaska History Teacher of the Year

Published on August 19, 2021 By Pegge Erkeneff

Ms. Myla S. Liljemark, a teacher at Seward Middle School is beginning her seventeenth year as an educator in the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District, and is the 2021 Alaska History Teacher of the Year! The annual award is presented by the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History, the nation’s leading organization dedicated to K-12 […]

Seward Middle: State Champions of the Books Battle

Published on February 23, 2021 By Pegge Erkeneff

Seward Middle School are the State of Alaska Battle of the Books champions, and won the 2021 competition today! Congratulations to Coach Shelley Walker and her amazing team—three of the four team members have been competing in state competitions together since 4th grade! Together we celebrate all the teams, and especially the Silver Salmon champion […]

Celebrate Carlyn Nichols, 2018 Kenai BP Teacher of Excellence

Published on May 31, 2018 By Pegge Erkeneff

“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 […]

KPBSD nurses promote health and wellness

Published on April 1, 2015 By Pegge Erkeneff

Nurses in the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District constantly encourage healthy lifestyles. Frequently there are Medic First Aid classes for district employees and students taught by one nurse or a group of nurses. Nurse Pam Howard works with a group of students who travel to schools in the district to encourage their peers not to […]