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Kathy Scott: Focus from both state and federal government should shift to producing great teachers

The contrasting editorials on whether states or the federal government should control public education published last month fail to address the real causes of student underachievement: a growing dissatisfaction within the teaching profession that is impacting who goes into this career and ho…

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Arizona school vouchers get court's silent OK

Arizona school vouchers get court's silent OK

PHOENIX — Arizona’s voucherlike system of using state funds to send children to private and parochial schools is legal, the Arizona Supreme Court ruled Friday.

March 21, 2014 11:30 amLoading…
Colleen Niccum: Community support is key to TUSD success

Colleen Niccum: Community support is key to TUSD success

Among the many insights offered during a strategic planning session held a week ago by Tucson Unified School District leaders, a common message emerged: It takes a community to create successful schools.

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Adelita Grijalva: TUSD in 2014- a look toward the future

Adelita Grijalva: TUSD in 2014- a look toward the future

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.

February 09, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Judge blocks state's bid to collect refunds from charter schools

PHOENIX — State education officials have been blocked by a judge from taking nearly $5.9 million away from charter schools.

February 03, 2014 3:00 pmLoading…

School-choice tour stops in Tucson

State school superintendent John Huppenthal connected with the National School Choice Week whistle-stop tour in Tucson on Wednesday to promote increased education options for Arizona families.

January 29, 2014 6:00 pmLoading…
Basis Tucson, University High among nation’s best schools

Basis Tucson, University High among nation’s best schools

A Basis Tucson charter school is ranked second highest in the nation and its Scottsdale campus is ranked fifth, according to U.S. News & World Report.

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