Saying he never planned to be a long-term leader for the Tucson Unified School District, John Pedicone submitted his resignation today.
A federal judge has ordered the Tucson Unified School District to begin offering culturally relevant courses next school year.
At Tucson Unified School District’s first public forum on its new proposed desegregation plan, most speakers used the opportunity to lobby for the return of Mexican American studies.
A Mohave County man who made death threats against a University of Arizona Mexican American Studies professor will have to serve one year of supervised probation.
TUSD board member Mark Stegeman wants to return to district classrooms seven books removed as part of the elimination of Mexican American Studies courses.
An initiative intended to educate the community on Mexican American Studies begins Sunday.
TUSD Governing Board member Michael Hicks is taking heat following his appearance on Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show With Jon Stewart” on Monday night.
TUSD Superintendent John Pedicone will give his State of the
District address Monday.
More than 50 TUSD students skipped their regular classes today,
instead attending the “School of Ethnic Studies.”
Students from Wakefield Middle School, Cholla, Pueblo and Tucson
high schools walked out of class Monday morning.
The Tucson Unified School District is denying reports that it
has banned any books associated with Mexican American Studies
The Tucson Unified School District board voted 4-1 to
immediately suspend the Mexican American Studies program tonight
rather than risk the loss of up to $15 million in state education
Arizona Schools Chief John Huppenthal has ordered that 10
percent of TUSD’s monthly state aid be withheld as a result of its
Mexican American Studies Program.
The TUSD Governing Board should to appeal the expected finding
from Arizona Schools Chief John Huppenthal on the district’s
Mexican American Studies program, a community advisory group