Wilson K-8 teacher heading to Arctic
Students from Salpointe Catholic High School take advantage of the school's junior volunteer day to make bells at Ben's Bells' downtown headquarters at 40 W. Broadway. The bells are given out to people who are recognized for kind acts toward others.
Jeannette Maré founded Ben's Bells in 2003 after the death of her son Ben. Her efforts have inspired acts of kindness across the country.
Michaela Hurtado, 17, and a junior at Salpointe Catholic High School, paints a ceramic disc at Ben's Bells' downtown headquarters. On Friday, students painted pieces to be fired and used to create the bells.
For 10 years, Ben's Bells have popped up throughout Tucson. The brightly colored chimes have been found hanging on trees, fences and signs, encouraging the lucky finders to spread kindness to others.
Chat live with TUSD Superintendent John Pedicone today about his time with the district and his unexpected resignation announced Wednesday.
Changes in teaching of English are rejected
Seniors to participate in leadership confab
Charter-school plans have been scaled back for two TUSD elementary schools.
Mountain View's Oliver receives honor
PHOENIX - State senators voted Wednesday to allow a teacher, administrator, custodian or even a cafeteria worker at rural and some suburban schools to be armed.
PHOENIX - When Leslie Noyes stopped by her son's Glendale elementary school last year, she said she found him lying face-down on the floor of an enclosed, 5-by-5-foot structure in the back of the special education classroom.
David Baker will assume Flowing Wells superintendent duties on July 1.
Flowing Wells Unified School District didn't have to look far to find its next superintendent.
While the TUSD Governing Board gave the green light to close 11 schools, the district still needs approval from federal court to finalize the deal.