Education News

UA workshop deepens local educators' knowledge of the impact of climate change in Arizona

Jun 30, 2023 Relevant data will be used to develop relevant curriculum for students

Benson counselor pioneers 'Counseling in the Streets' program in Cochise County

Jun 30, 2023 The program is a discussion-based educational program that is led by a facilitator.

Arizona education leaders unveil ‘Everything to Gain’ campaign about importance of post-high school education

Jun 17, 2023 It is part of an initiative which aims for 60% of Arizonans to have a post-high school degree or certificate by 2030.

TUSD approves new Code of Conduct and special election

Jun 14, 2023 The new code will go into effect this fall.

Superintendent of AZ schools says some complaints to hotline are under investigation

Jun 10, 2023 The hotline first launched in March and has since received upwards of 30,000 "prank" calls.

TUSD looks to revise outdated student code of conduct

Jun 7, 2023 The board will look to take formal action on the changes at the next meeting.

UA College of Applied Sci & Tech moves to SV's West End

Jun 5, 2023 The new location will be off of Garden Ave. in Sierra Vista

"The Legend of Georgia McBride" and the art of drag.

May 31, 2023 Also on Arizona Spotlight: Students build skill and character playing wheelchair basketball; a review of the documentary "Feelings are Facts" and an interview with filmmaker Jack Walsh; and, an amphibious love story from "Stories That Soar!"

Federal grant pushes UA to create new program to support first gen Latino students

May 30, 2023 The $3 million grant is expected to support the project for the next five years.

Hobbs terminates $50 million grant allocation for ESA recipients

May 25, 2023 Governor Katie Hobbs's predecessor Doug Ducey approved the allocation of pandemic-era funding.

AZ school superintendent looks to keep restrictions on trans athletes

May 24, 2023 In a complaint filed last month, two Arizona families claim that current state statute violates federal nondiscrimination laws and the U.S. Constitution.

UA VP of research and innovation out, pursues new role at Utah State University

May 24, 2023 Elizabeth Cantwell oversaw an $825 million annual research portfolio.

PCC Chancellor leaving for California school

May 23, 2023 Lambert led the college into academic excellence and financial stability.

Cochise County educators get the chance to work with a new environment curriculum

May 23, 2023 Officials said it’s critical that the next generation gain a tangible understanding of the environment, and what factors impact that environment.

Two Cochise County students art going to U.S. Capitol

May 22, 2023 The students are friends.

TUSD cuts back on hotspots for students as federal funding expires

May 19, 2023 The Emergency Connectivity Fund worked to provide funding for connectivity tools like hotspots, modems and routers.

Selected Archive Filters

AZPM is a service of the University of Arizona and our broadcast stations are licensed to the Arizona Board of Regents who hold the trademarks for Arizona Public Media and AZPM. We respectfully acknowledge the University of Arizona is on the land and territories of Indigenous peoples.
The University of Arizona