Education and Children

School Safety Bill Advances in Legislature

Apr 20, 2018 A Senate committee approved Gov. Ducey's proposal.

Arizona Teachers Vote for Statewide Walkout

Apr 19, 2018 78 percent of teachers who submitted ballots voted in favor of walkout, group says.

Governor's Budget Chiefs Pushing Education Funding Plan

Apr 19, 2018 The combination of higher revenues and lower use of services will provide money for schools, they say.

Conference to Promote Sports-Related Diplomacy at UA

Apr 19, 2018 The event aims to connect international sports figures and global issues

Arizona PTA Pulls Backing of School Funding Plan

Apr 19, 2018 The group says funding sources for the proposal are not sustainable.

TUSD Plans 'Instructional Closure' if Teachers Strike

Apr 18, 2018 Trujillo says buses would run, meals would be served.

UA Law School Admissions Change Gains Traction Nationwide

Apr 18, 2018 The Bar Association is considering loosening testing requirements after UA used GRE scores to find students.

Governor's Office Gives Rosy Budget Forecast

Apr 17, 2018 Revenue growth is higher than originally expected.

Ed Department Designates UA as Hispanic-Serving Institution

Apr 17, 2018 Federal agencies have extra funding earmarked for schools with the status.

Education Groups Still Considering Walkout

Apr 16, 2018 As governor proposes teacher raises, educators point to other funding demands.

Pima County Supe Talks Education Funding Amid Protests Over Teacher Pay

Apr 16, 2018 Superintendent of Schools Dustin Williams explains why more funding is necessary.

PCC Looking to Cut $15M From Operational Budget

Apr 16, 2018 Chancellor Lee Lambert says falling enrollment triggered state regulations on expenditure limits.

Marana Unified School District Will Keep Thornydale Elementary Open

Apr 12, 2018 A tied vote leaves the school open despite years of declining enrollment.

Gov. Ducey Plan for Teacher Raises: 20 Percent Over 4 Years

Apr 12, 2018 Includes 1 percent this year, 9 percent the next, then 19; would need legislative approval.

Pima Community College, Employees to Meet Over Layoffs

Apr 12, 2018 State spending limits mean more than 60 positions need to be cut, spokesperson says.

Tucson Teachers Join Arizona Protests in Wednesday Walk-In

Apr 11, 2018 Gov. Ducey says plan for funding there, but not interested in sitting down with #RedForEd organizers.

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