Education and Children

Attorney: Goldwater Claims Not Viable if Districts Make Up Minutes

May 3, 2018 The Goldwater Institute says closed school districts deprived Arizona students of an education.

Gov. Ducey Signs Bill Putting Teacher Raises in State Budget

May 3, 2018 The education budget provides raises for teachers but does not restore funding striking educators asked for.

Education Association: Teachers Return to Work Thursday if Lawmakers Pass Budget

May 1, 2018 On fourth day of statewide walkouts, schools begin reopening.

Vail School District First in Pima County to Reopen Amid Walkout

May 1, 2018 Superintendent says subs filled in gaps and 95% of support staff returned for school reopening Tuesday.

Legislature Starts Budget While Teachers Protest

May 1, 2018 Teachers flooded the state Capitol on Monday for third day of protests.

Striking Arizona Teachers Gather at Capitol for 3rd Day

Apr 30, 2018 Demonstrations continue as Legislature expected to work through budget deal with Gov. Ducey.

Filings: No Teacher Donations to Ducey in 2018

Apr 30, 2018 No donors to the Ducey campaign listed an occupation in the public education sector.

Ducey Cuts Budget Deal as Education Backers Push Tax Hike

Apr 27, 2018 Meanwhile, education advocates pushed an initiative to raise income taxes for education funding.

Inside School District's Decision to Close Because of Teacher Walkout

Apr 27, 2018 TUSD Superintendent Gabriel Trujillo on key factors for canceling classes.

Former Arizona Treasurer on Gov Ducey’s Teacher Pay Plan

Apr 27, 2018 Dean Martin discusses whether the governor’s funding sources are feasible.

Teacher Walkout: School Cancellation and Communication

Apr 27, 2018 Learn more about school plans during the #RedForEd protests and walkout.

UA Engineering Students to Show Their Work at Annual 'Design Day'

Apr 27, 2018 Annual event rewards creativity and innovation, as students look to grab attention of corporate partners.

Thousands of Educators and Supporters March in Phoenix for Walkout

Apr 26, 2018 Estimates suggested more than 50,000 #RedForEd demonstrators marched for better pay and education funding.

Judge Tosses Suit by Arizona AG Over University Tuition

Apr 26, 2018 Suit said tuition increases violated law mandating university be as close to free as possible.

#RedForEd Teacher Protests

Apr 26, 2018 Updates from the demonstrations in Phoenix and Tucson over education funding.

Gov Ducey Turns to Parents for Help Pushing Teacher Pay Plan

Apr 26, 2018 The statement comes as teacher begin unprecedented walkout.

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