State Board of Education leave...

Jun 25, 2019 by

An effort to pave the way to changes to the state’s sex education guidelines fell flat during an intense Arizona State Board of...

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AzMERIT 2019 scores: 54% of AZ...

Jun 20, 2019 by

Arizona’s state test scores are improving, but only by a few percentage points. Early AzMERIT standardized test results...

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How schools are addressing ris...

Mar 17, 2019 by

Jan Vesely, superintendent of the Kyrene School District, asked a student focus group last year what their biggest concern in middle...

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Perry High principal responds ...

Mar 3, 2019 by

Perry High School officials are responding after parents accused school administrators of demanding their children remove...

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Primavera charter CEO squeezes...

Nov 20, 2018 by

Laurie Roberts – The CEO of Primavera online school continues to milk his state-supplied cash cow. Yet another outrage that...

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Misspent school voucher funds ...

Oct 31, 2018 by

Arizona parents have made fraudulent purchases and misspent more than $700,000 in public money allocated by the...

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AZ Supreme Court bans educatio...

Aug 30, 2018 by

The Arizona Supreme Court issued a ruling on Wednesday that the initiative, which would have been Prop. 207, didn’t include an...

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Mesa educates students online ...

Aug 23, 2018 by

Unlike their brick-and-mortar counterparts, online schools don’t have to build classrooms or buy textbooks. They have no...

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Maricopa colleges de facto uni...

Apr 20, 2018 by

Johanna Haver – Leaders of the Maricopa County Community College District faculty association are angry at many of us on the...

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Educators vote on whether to w...

Apr 20, 2018 by

Arizona educators and school employees fueling the teacher-led #RedForEd movement have voted in support of a walkout — an...

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Arizona Supreme Court: Dreamer...

Apr 9, 2018 by

Arizona colleges can’t give in-state tuition to young immigrants covered under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals...

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Scottsdale schools Superintend...

Feb 22, 2018 by

The Scottsdale school board unanimously voted to place embattled Superintendent Denise Birdwell on paid administrative leave...

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Poll: Arizonans would support ...

Nov 26, 2017 by

For tax-cut-driven Arizona lawmakers, it might be the politically unthinkable: Tax soda to pay for education. But a new poll suggests...

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Five key questions in college ...

Oct 15, 2017 by

Fraud. Bribery. Corruption. The last three weeks have not been good for college basketball. Since the FBI arrested four assistant...

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Ducey limits Medicaid, state i...

Oct 25, 2016 by

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey on Monday ordered the state’s employee insurance plan and its Medicaid plan to limit narcotic...

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Why so many big campaign donat...

Oct 17, 2016 by

Figuring out who wants something from the Arizona Legislature has always been as simple as counting cash. A decade ago, during the...

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Why student loans are harder t...

Sep 4, 2016 by

Outstanding student loan debt in the United States reached a record $1.35 trillion in March, up 6 percent from a year earlier. About...

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