The Alaska Education Update for the first week of session includes:
From Tuesday, January 15, 2013:
A report on the house and senate floor sessions, and the house majority and minority press conferences
From Wednesday, January 16, 2013:
A detailed report of the Senate Education hearing on the new teacher evaluation regulations: Commissioner Hanley stated during the hearing that they will eventually need more funding to implement the regulations, but at this point they have grant funding to get the process started.