Longtime TUSD Governing Board Member Adelita Grijalva will retain the president’s seat for another year after receiving unanimous approval Tuesday.
Things in the Tucson Unified School District tend to get complicated quickly.
The possibility of moving University High School to its own campus is no longer on the table, leaving the award-winning school to continue its partnership with Rincon High for now.
The search firm hired to find TUSD's next superintendent is the same one that recruited Sunnyside's Manuel Isquierdo to lead a San Antonio school district.
In what he said was an effort to bring stability to Tucson's largest school district, TUSD Superintendent John Pedicone unexpectedly announced his resignation Wednesday - more than a year before his contract expires.
The TUSD Governing Board hopes to offer “culturally relevant” courses for students next year. The curriculum may include fields of study as diverse as as ringtone musicology, fundamentals of Facebook, fast food aesthetics, and call center linguistics.
La Mesa Directiva del Distrito Escolar Unificado de Tucsón (TUSD) aprobó el martes 11 de diciembre de forma unánime un plan formulado para asegurar un balance racial en sus escuelas.
La Mesa Directiva del Distrito Escolar Unificado de Tucsón (TUSD) votó esta semana por avanzar en el cierre de seis escuelas más.
El asunto de los Estudios Mexicoamericanos (MAS, en inglés) del TUSD ha escalado a tal punto que las juntas de los directivos regularmente comprenden protestas y un aumento en seguridad. El desmantelamiento de este programa ha sido sujeto a la atención y a la ridiculización nacional.
Miguel Cuevas has been selected to take over the presidency of the TUSD Governing Board through the remainder of the calendar year.
Tucson Unified School District Governing Board President Mark
Stegeman was ousted from his seat and replaced by fellow Board
Member Miguel Cuevas Tuesday night.