• Broken clouds, mist
  • 50°
    Broken clouds, mist
  • Comment

New class offers introduction to mining for high school seniors

Posted: January 11, 2013 - 1:02am

The Alaska Department of Education and Early Development, the University of Alaska Southeast, and Alaska’s Learning Network have teamed up to offer a statewide introductory mining course for high school seniors.

The course starts Tuesday, Jan. 22 and is taught live, via video conferencing, each Tuesday and Thursday through April.

Students who successfully complete this one-semester course will be eligible to apply for paid summer internships in Alaska. The dual-credit course offers three university credits and a one-semester high school credit. Mining companies in Alaska are helping to fund the course.

For more information and to register, go online to http://www.aklearn.net/introduction-to-mining.

Alaska’s Learning Network is a statewide coalition of all 54 school districts in Alaska. It coordinates online and blended courses, professional development, and resources for all teachers. For more information go online to http://www.aklearn.net.

  • Comment

Spotted

Please Note: You may have disabled JavaScript and/or CSS. Although this news content will be accessible, certain functionality is unavailable.

Skip to News

« back

next »

  • title http://spotted.juneauempire.com/galleries/377823/ http://spotted.juneauempire.com/galleries/377818/ http://spotted.juneauempire.com/galleries/377813/
  • title http://spotted.juneauempire.com/galleries/377808/ http://spotted.juneauempire.com/galleries/377803/ http://spotted.juneauempire.com/galleries/377798/
  • title http://spotted.juneauempire.com/galleries/377793/ http://spotted.juneauempire.com/galleries/377788/
JDHS Crimson Bears vs. Kenai Cardinals

CONTACT US

  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2230
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING