It is an alarming reality that barely half of Arizona Hispanics have obtained a high school education. Latinos still continue to lag behind their white peers in high school graduation rates and overall academic performance.
What if we lived in a world where people knew, used and enjoyed mathematics? What if mathematics made sense to students? What if teachers teaching fractions in Grade 3 could tell the story of how fractions flow naturally from whole numbers in Grade 2?
Seven books that were banned after the elimination of Mexican American Studies may be making their way back into TUSD classrooms.
Art Almquist lied to his students, and it kills him.
I’m ready. The liposuction went well. The toupee fitting was hair-raising and, according to my doctor, my recovery from the tanning booth burns will be “splendid — if you don’t mind looking like a cross between Yoda and a pumpkin.”
Thanks to the teachers who taught at Rincon High I got a great education. This was back in the Age of Aquarius, back when the moon was in the Seventh House, Mr. Varney was guiding the truants straight to the dean of boys and Jupiter was aligned with Mars.
Flowing Wells High School is working on ways to blend technology and fitness.
Art Almquist is one of six finalists for People magazine's Teacher of the Year award.
Roots reach deep at Walter Douglas Elementary School.
A Gilbert teacher is in custody for allegedly having sex with a 17-year-old girl who was one of his students, authorities say.
There are times for each of us when we wish for elves to help us in our work when we are sleeping or away. The Morgue Lady refers to the fabled elves who helped the poor shoemaker.
McDonald’s is tipping its all-beef-patty-special-sauce-lettuce-tomato-on-a-sesame-seed-bun to Arizona teachers on Tuesday.
Canyon del Oro High School's Academic Decathlon team members were on a train to catch a flight home when they found out they were national champs.
Area High School art teacher gets 3-years
for sex with students, weeps at sentencing
Male students victimized by high school art teacher
receive high-fives, get wrong idea about women
Male students to receive counseling on feigning remorse,
lectures from parents, awesome stories to tell …
A former Ironwood Ridge High School art teacher was sentenced Monday in Pima County Superior Court to nearly three years in prison and eight years' probation for having sexual contact with three students.
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 Sunnyside Unified School District governing board voted Tuesday night to cut 18 teachers and shut down its Family Resource and Wellness Center.
Four crew members of the Space Shuttle Challenger walk from their quarters at Kennedy Space Center, Fla., en route to the launch pad Jan. 28, 1986. Challenger exploded moments into the launch, killing all seven of the crew, including, from front: pilot Mike Smith, school teacher Christa McAu…
Since my mom passed away a few weeks ago, I've had time to think about how much she influenced me. Rarely did we have conversations that did not reflect our mother-daughter relationship. She was the problem solver, the one who would make things better. Or, on the other hand, the didactic par…