The Tucson Unified School District is hosting a kindergarten open house week running today through Friday.
Arizona ranks near the very bottom in per-pupil funding. Limited state support for public education coupled with diminishing federal support has placed our education system in a critical crossroad.
Top headlines of the week:
If Sunnyside Unified School District will not admit to a corruption problem, perhaps it will cop to having boundary issues.
“If this is where I’m needed, this is where I’ll be,” says H.T. Sanchez, the Texas native who hopes to take the top post at Tucson Unified School District.
John Pedicone announced his resignation today as superintendent of the Tucson Unified School District this afternoon at Pima County’s Behavioral Health Pavilion Psychiatric Outpatient Clinic.
PHOENIX — Attorney General Tom Horne and a Sierra Vista Republican lawmaker are pushing a plan to let principals, teachers and janitors at public schools carry guns.
The Tucson Unified School District will move forward with cutting assistant principals, counselors, librarian assistants, human resource workers and other positions in an effort to close a $17 million budget gap.
An Amphitheater School District board member announced his resignation on Tuesday.
Two Tucson groups and a third from southern Arizona have been awarded federal funds to help students make healthier choices.
PHOENIX — A new dress code covering hundreds of teachers in the Phoenix area bans extreme hairstyles, facial piercings and distracting tattoos.
Miguel Cuevas has been selected to take over the presidency of the TUSD Governing Board through the remainder of the calendar year.
Magdalena Barajas, president of the Sunnyside Unified School District Governing Board, is resigning effective June 30.
PEORIA — Peoria school district teachers will soon be learning
what they can and can’t wear in the classroom.
Voters in the Sunnyside School District appear to be favoring an
$88 million bond measure, but fewer are showing their support for
the continuation of the district’s 10 percent override.