Slideshow: School district to lay off 6% of teachers to close $23 million gap

Superintendent Ed Graff and Anchorage School Board President Tam Agosti-Gisler discuss the proposed 2014-15 school budget at Anchorage School District headquarters on Tuesday afternoon, January 21, 2014, in East Anchorage.
Erik Hill
Anchorage School Board President Tam Agosti-Gisler mentions an upcoming community organizing meeting to support public schools as she and Superintendent Ed Graff discuss the proposed 2014-15 school budget at Anchorage School District headquarters on Tuesday afternoon in East Anchorage.
Erik Hill
Superintendent Ed Graff and Anchorage School Board President Tam Agosti-Gisler discuss the proposed 2014-15 school budget at Anchorage School District headquarters on Tuesday afternoon, January 21, 2014, in east Anchorage.
Erik Hill
Craig Medred