Background Materials

Document Title Description Downloadable file Post Datesort ascending
March 30, 2020 Bill Index

March 30, 2020 Bill Index

PDF icon Bill Index, March 30, 2020.pdf Mar 30, 2020
March 22, 2020 Bill Index

March 22, 2020 Bill Index

PDF icon Bill Index, March 22, 2020.pdf Mar 22, 2020
March 15, 2020 Bill Index

March 15, 2020 Bill Index

PDF icon Bill Index, March 15, 2020.pdf Mar 15, 2020
Covid-19 DEED No Student Attendance Guidance, March 16-30, 2020

Covid-19 DEED No Student Attendance Guidance, March 16-30, 2020

PDF icon 3.13.2020 DEED COVID-19 Memo to Alaska Public Schools.pdf Mar 13, 2020
March 8, 2020 Bill Index

March 8, 2020 Bill Index

PDF icon Bill Index, March 8, 2020.pdf Mar 10, 2020
Begich SB 6 Interview

Interview with Sen. Tom Begich regarding SB 6, The Alaska Reads Act

Audio icon Begich,_SB_6[1].mp3 Jan 23, 2020
Schally, Superior Court Ruling on Forward Funding PDF icon Superior Court Forward Funding Ruling.pdf Nov 08, 2019
Report on Senate & House Majority Press Conferences, 2019 April 12

Report on Senate & House Majority Press Conferences, 2019 April 12 

PDF icon April 12, 2019 Press Conferences, akedupdate.pdf Apr 13, 2019
SB 103 - PFD Appropriations: Sectional Analysis

Sectional Analysis for SB 103 - PFD Appropriations

PDF icon SB 103 - Sectional Analysis, pfd bill.pdf Apr 07, 2019
Legal Opinion: Budget Authority of DEED Commissioner & State Board

Dept. of Law opinion on budget authority of the DEED Commissioner & State Board

PDF icon 2019 March 27, Budget Authority of DEED Commissioner, State Board.pdf Mar 28, 2019
FY20 Governor's Amended Budgets

Governor Dunleavy's FY20 Amended Budgets

PDF icon Feb 13, 2019 amended budget, akedupdate.pdf Feb 14, 2019
Moore Case, 2012 Settlement

Moore v. State of Alaska, 2012 Final Settlement

PDF icon Moore, Final Decision, 2012.pdf Feb 08, 2019
2015 Dunleavy Memo on the Legislature's Power to Appropriate

PDF icon 2015 Dunleavy memo, only legislature can appropriate.pdf Jan 31, 2019
"Employee Affidavit" for Jackson "Swearing In," Jan. 16, 2019

"Employee Affidavit" for Sharon Jackson "Swearing In"

PDF icon Jackson deputy clerk oath, January 16, 2019.pdf Jan 16, 2019
Talerico Statement on Jackson Confirmation Process

Statement From Rep. Dave Talerico on process to confirm appointment of Sharon Jackson

PDF icon Talerico Statement on Sharon Jackson Confirmation Process.pdf Jan 16, 2019
Talerico Statement on Jackson Confirmation Process

Statement From Rep. Dave Talerico on process to confirm appointment of Sharon Jackson

PDF icon Talerico Statement on Sharon Jackson Confirmation Process.pdf Jan 16, 2019
Tracking Legislative Information & The Budget Process

Tracking legislative info using BASIS, BTMF, text notifications, Twitter, legislative press relea

PDF icon Tracking Legislative Information, pub.pdf Jan 14, 2019
Agency Reductions; Governor Walker Press Conference Background Document, April 26, 2017

Agency reductions, Governor Walker April 26, 2017 press conference background document

PDF icon 2017 April 26, Agency Reductions.pdf Apr 27, 2017
Discontinued State Programs; Governor Walker Press Conference Background Document, April 26, 2017

Discontinued state programs, Governor Walker press conference background document, April 26, 2017

PDF icon 2017 April 26, Discontinued State Programs.pdf Apr 27, 2017
Map of Closed State Facilities; Governor Walker Press Conference Background Document, April 26, 2017

Map of closed state facilities, Governor Walker press conferene background document, April 26, 20

PDF icon 2017 April 26, Map of State Facilities Closed.pdf Apr 27, 2017
OMB Analysis of Budget, Per-Capita; Governor Walker Press Conference Background Document, April 26, 2017

Office of Management & Budget analysis of Alaska's per-capita budget, April 26, 2017

PDF icon 2017 April 26, OMB - Analysis of Alaska's Per-Capita Budget.pdf Apr 27, 2017
List of 2017 Governor's Appointees

A list of Governor Walker's 2017 appointees, as of April 21, 2017

PDF icon 2017 Governor's Appointments.pdf Apr 26, 2017
April 10, 2017 ACSA Presentation, House & Senate Education Committees

PowerPoint presentation from the Alaska Council of School Administrators for the House and Senate

PDF icon 2017 April 10 ACSA,ASDN and School District Presentations, Ed Cmtes.pdf Apr 11, 2017
Spreadsheet: Impact of Five Percent Decrease to BSA & Pupil Transportation

Spreadsheet from DEED showing impact on individual school districts of a five percent decrease to

PDF icon 2017 March 17, five percent decrease, BSA and pupil transportation.pdf Mar 18, 2017
HB 115 Sectional Analysis

Sectional Analysis for HB 115 - Omnibus Fiscal Plan Legislation

PDF icon HB 115 Sectional Analysis.pdf Feb 10, 2017
HB 115 Sponsor Statement

Sponsor statement for HB 115 - Omnibus Fiscal Plan Legislation

PDF icon HB 115 Sponsor Statement.pdf Feb 10, 2017
House Finance DEED Subcommittee FY18 Budget Presentation

Overview by DEED on the FY18 education budget to the House Finance DEED Subcommittee on Wednesday

PDF icon 2017 jan 25 DEED HFSC Budget Overview (002).pdf Jan 26, 2017
Dept. of Law Review: HB 156

Alaska Dept. of Law review of final version of HB 156

PDF icon HB 156 Bill Review Signed, Dept of Law.pdf Aug 12, 2016
Analysis: 2016 Education Legislation

Comprehensive analyses on the four education-related bills that passed the legislature in 2016. 

PDF icon July 24, 2016 Index of Legislation.pdf Aug 12, 2016
HB 156 - Final Sectional Summary

Sectional analysis for SCS CSHB 156(FIN), the version that passed the legislature, with the excep

PDF icon HB 156 Final Sectional Analysis.pdf Jul 23, 2016
Report on FY17 Budget Vetoes & Governor's Press Conference

Report on FY17 Budget Vetoes and Governor Walker's press conference

PDF icon June 29, 2016 akedupdate.pdf Jun 30, 2016
Legislature Passes FY17 Budgets

A report on passage of the FY17 budgets

PDF icon May 31, 2016 akedupdate.pdf May 31, 2016
HB 102/SB 103: Northstar Response To Governor's Council on Disabilities & Special Education

Northstar Behavioral Health responded to a letter from the Governor's Council on Disabilities &am

PDF icon HB 102, SB 103 Northstar rebuttal to Gov Council on Disabilities letter.pdf Apr 05, 2016
Ketchikan Gateway Borough v. State, Supreme Court Final Ruling, January 2016

January 2016 Supreme Court decision in Ketchikan Gateway Borough v. State

PDF icon Ketchikan v State, Jan 2016.pdf Feb 02, 2016
Salary, Benefits, & Teacher Tenure Study MOU: DOA/CAEPR

Memorandum of understanding between the Alaska Dept.

PDF icon DOA CAEPR MOU for teacher salary study.pdf Nov 19, 2015
Walker Proposal: Sovereign Wealth Fund, October 28, 2015

Governor Walker's proposal for an Alaskan sovereign wealth fund, October 28, 2015

PDF icon 2015 October 28, Walker sovereign wealth fund proposal.pdf Oct 28, 2015
John Harmon Application to the State Board of Education & Early Development

John Harmon Application to the State Board of Education & Early Development

PDF icon April 16, 2015 John Harmon Application, DEED.pdf Apr 16, 2015
HB 102: Northstar Response to House Education Questions, April 13, 2015

April 13, 2015 Northstar Behavioral Health System response to questions from House Education Comm

PDF icon HB102 NorthStar Response to Committee Questions.pdf Apr 15, 2015
Alyeska Central School, Alaska State Library Collection

Background and documents regarding the Alyeska Central School, from the Alaska State Library

PDF icon alyeska central school, AK State Library Archives.pdf Apr 23, 2014
SCS CSHB 278(FIN)am S Sectional Analysis

Sectional analysis for SCS CSHB 278(FIN)am S

PDF icon April 21, 2014 SCS CSHB 278 (FIN)am S.pdf Apr 22, 2014
HB 278, differences between H & S versions

Differences between house and senate versions of HB 278

PDF icon April 21, 2014 differences between H and S versions of HB 278.pdf Apr 22, 2014
CSHB 278(FIN) am Sectional Analysis, DEED

Sectional anaylysis from DEED on the provisions of CSHB 278(FIN) am, April 8, 2014.

PDF icon 2014 CSHB 278(FIN) am Sectional Analysis.pdf Apr 08, 2014
HB 278 House Finance Amendments, April 2, 2014

21 Amendments to HB 278 considered in the House Finance Committee on Wednesday, April 2, 2014

PDF icon april 2 2014 HB 278 CS FIN Amendments with Actions.pdf Apr 03, 2014
Estimated distribution of funds under House Finance proposed committee substitute for HB 278

Hello, here's the spreadsheet showing estimated distribution per school district of the BSA incre

PDF icon April 1, 2014 HB 278 proposed HFIN cs, by district.pdf Apr 01, 2014
SB 82 - FY12 E-Rate Broadband Share for School Districts

The total broadband costs, percent of discount, and school district share for FY12 E-Rate, broken

PDF icon SB 82, FY12 Total Broadband Cost E-Rate share and Applicant Share.pdf Feb 05, 2014
Hay Group Final Report to the Senate Finance Committee, Dec 6 2013

Hay Group Final Report on a State -Managed Group Health Insurance Program, Senate Finance Committ

PDF icon Hay Group Report, SFIN, Dec 6 2013.pdf Feb 04, 2014
Interview: Sen. Mike Dunleavy on SJR 9, HB 100, and education in general

Thursday, January 30, 2014 interview with Senator Mike Dunleavy.

Audio icon Dunleavy jan 30 2014.mp3 Feb 03, 2014
What is "Basic Need?" - an Explanation from DEED

Explains "basic need" and how education funding for the BSA (base student allocation) is calculat

PDF icon 2012 DEED Public School Funding Formula.pdf Jan 13, 2014
2013 Expenses for the House Sustainable Education Task Force

Excel spreadsheet listing all the expenditures of the House Sustainable Education Task Force for

Office spreadsheet icon Copy of Education Task Force 1-6-14.xls Jan 09, 2014
October 29 - December 4 Hearings

A list of hearings that occurred between October 29 and December 4, with links to documents and a

PDF icon Oct 29-Dec 4 hearings AKEDUPDATE.pdf Dec 05, 2013
Joint Legislative Education Funding Task Force Final Report, 2007

The Joint Legislative Education Funding Task Force (JLEFTF) was established for the purpose of ex

PDF icon JLEFTF Final Report, 2007.pdf Sep 03, 2013
Ketchikan: Required Local Contribution for Basic Need is Unconstitutional

Document from the Ketchikan Gateway Borough outlining the basis for objecting to a required local

PDF icon Ketchikan, required local funding unconstitutional.pdf Sep 03, 2013
2013 House Education Task Force - Applications from Everyone who applied to the Task Force

Applications from the almost four dozen people who applied to be a member of the House Sustainabl

PDF icon Applications of all applicants to task force.pdf Aug 29, 2013
ASPI (Star Rating) Explanation Pamphlet

Two-page informational pamphlet from DEED on the new ASPI (Alaska School Performance Index, aka "

PDF icon ASPI explanation pamphlet.pdf Aug 28, 2013
Difference Between Common Core and New Alaska Standards, Report by Legislative Research

A report from Legislative Research on the differences between the common core standards and Alask

PDF icon 2013 Leg Research Report, common core, alaska standards.pdf Aug 27, 2013
ASPI 2013 Ratings for Individual Schools

Data for each individual school in the state.

File Excel sortable Star Rating (ASPI) Summary.xlsx Aug 16, 2013
2013 House Education Task Force - Applications from Appointed Members

This document contains applications of members appointed to the 2013 House Sustainable Education

PDF icon Appointed Members Applications.pdf Aug 06, 2013
Alaska Standards Revision Participants, 2010 - 2011

A list from the Department of Education & Early Development of the people who participated in

PDF icon Alaska Standards Revision Participants, 2010-2011.pdf Jul 26, 2013
DEED January 2013 Report to the Legislature

A copy of the January 2013 Department of Education & Early Development's annual report to the

PDF icon 2013 January Report to Legislature.pdf Jul 26, 2013
House Finance DEED 7/25/2013 ESEA Programs

List of ESEA Programs (Elementary & Secondary Education Act, as amended by No Child Left Behi

PDF icon 2013 july 24 hfin deed ESEA Programs.pdf Jul 24, 2013
House Finance DEED 7/25/2013 PowerPoint Presentation

PowerPoint Presentation to the House Finance DEED Subcommittee from the Dept.

PDF icon 2013 july 24 hfin deed powerpoint presentation.pdf Jul 24, 2013
House Finance DEED 7/25/2013 FY13 Federal Grants Examples

FY 13 Federal Grants summary for four school districts: Anchorage, Fairbanks, Mat-Su, and North S

PDF icon 2013 july 24 hfin deed 3_Districts_4Samples_FY13FedGrants.pdf Jul 24, 2013
Milliman's Proposal

Milliman Inc.'s proposal to conduct an actuarial analysis of the current health benefits plans fo

PDF icon 2013 July SFin RFP 593 - Milliman Response.pdf Jul 24, 2013
PRM Consulting Proposal

PRM Consulting's proposal to conduct an actuarial analysis of the current health benefits plans f

PDF icon 2013 July SFin RFP 593 - PRM response.pdf Jul 24, 2013
Buck Consultants Proposal

Buck Consultants' proposal to conduct an actuarial analysis of the current health benefits plans

PDF icon 2013 July SFin RFP 593 - Buck response.pdf Jul 24, 2013
Hay Group Proposal

Hay Group proposal to conduct an actuarial analysis of the current health benefit plans for each

PDF icon 2013 July SFin RFP 593 - HayGroup response.pdf Jul 24, 2013