Education and Children

Arizona Helping Hands launches mobile unit to assist foster children and families throughout state

Jul 15, 2023 More than 2,700 foster children were served in 2022, and the organization expects to help more this year as they are averaging assistance for 70 to 80 children each week.

Hobbs visits PCC, announces new investment into community colleges

Jul 10, 2023 Governor Katie Hobbs announced that $2 million was allocated in the state budget for Pima County Community College's operational costs.

Students repurpose old football jerseys into popular fashion

Jul 10, 2023 UA program teaches how to transform unused gear into upcycled goods.

Cochise College food pantry gets $30,000 grant

Jul 3, 2023 The funds will be used in-part to add cooking and nutrition workshops for students

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.

UA set to launch new women's hockey team

Jun 28, 2023 The program is currently recruiting for its inaugural 2024 season.

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.

Appeals court sends UA harassment claim back to trial court

Jun 15, 2023 The three-judge panel found that Title IX bars sexual harassment on the basis of perceived sexual orientation.

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TUSD looks to revise outdated student code of conduct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

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.

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