National Teacher of the Year Award
1995 - Elaine B. Griffin - 4-10 Self Contained Classroom, Chiniak School, Chiniak, Alaska
To be the best Alaska teacher, you must model excellence. Accelerate your teaching career by earning your Masters Degree, PhD, or Administrative Credentials.
Good News in Alaska for Schools
- Alaska School Performance Incentive Program (AKSPIP)... [Read More]
- Court Ruling in Education Funding Case - Moore vs. State of Alaska... [Read More]
- Legislative Session is a Success for Education... [Read More]
Alaska Teacher’s Salary Statistics and Benefits
- Alaska teachers have a starting salary of $42,928
- Alaska teachers have an average salary of $62,918
- The 10 year growth in salary is 30.7%
- Alaska Teachers get about 15 weeks of vacation every year
- It takes an Alaska Teacher 3 years to be eligible for their tenure
Alaska Department of Education
- Phone Number: (907) 465-2800
Alaska Teachers do not have the easiest job in the world, but it is definitely one of the most rewarding. Are you interested in learning the steps to become a teacher in Alaska, or would you rather learn about improving your teaching career with an advanced degree?