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    Stunning Dutch Harbor and Unalaska

    Dutch Harbor port from Ballyhoo

    Since we’re not able to go far from home right now, it’s a good time to do some armchair travel. Here’s a previous post about my trip to Unalaska/Dutch Harbor. You may recall I travelled to Dutch Harbor and Unalaska earlier this summer. (See my post on the ferry ride there at http://lynnlovegreen.com/traveling-on-the-tustumena/ .) I had the opportunity to go to one of the most unusual places in Alaska. It’s unusual for a couple reasons. One: Unless you’re in the fishing industry or live in the Aleutian Islands, you have to go out of your way to get there. Many…

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    Alaska Railroad and Spencer Glacier

    We recently had the opportunity to ride the Alaska Railroad to the Spencer Glacier and back. The railroad limited the number of passengers, we all wore masks, and they did extra cleaning, so I felt pretty safe. And who can…

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    It’s Okay to Be Not Okay

    We’re living in difficult times, to say the least. I get it, and feel it, too. Even though I am by nature an optimistic person, I still have days where I shake my head and sigh. If you want to…

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    More Resources for Alaskan Teachers and Students

    Last week, I wrote about the Alaska SLED resources for teaching and learning. (See the post at https://lynnlovegreen.com/alaskas-sled-learning-resources/.) Today, I’ll show you some other great resources to help K-12 students. Some are targeted primarily to Alaskan students, but would also…

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    Alaska’s SLED Learning Resources

    The Anchorage School District’s first day of school is August 20th, and other schools are starting all over the state. This is a tough beginning of the school year. Many students are learning from home or finding it hard to…