Nogales International: State program supports school success

San Cayetano Elementary School Principal Mimi Renteria recently wrote a column in the Nogales International on the conventional expectations for students in border communities,…


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KTAR Interviews A for Arizona Executive Director on the FY2020 Budget

Lawmakers approved the FY2020 budget late Monday night, and invested over $600 million in new funding for K-12 education bring the total to $7.5 billion for Arizona's teachers and…


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Arizona Capitol Times: Results-based funding will help Maryvale students

EAGLE College Prep Maryvale Principal Yesenia Fitzhugh recently wrote a column in the Arizona Capitol Times on her experience growing up in West Phoenix, then moving back to start…


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The 74: How Arizona Is Building Its Own Talent Pipeline to Solve Teacher Shortages

The 74 recently reported that Arizona is building its own innovative talent pipeline, which allows schools to train aspiring teachers who have a college degree and commit to two…


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KTAR: Arizona education expansion fund looks to bolster underserved schools

KTAR News recently reported that the Arizona Chamber Foundation’s A for Arizona project has launched what it calls a first-of-its kind statewide expansion fund. Emily Anne…


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Funding best schools averts teacher exodus

As a teacher and policy maker, I am immersed in the education issues of the day, many of them hard to resolve. In the midst of this political storm, teaching and learning…


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Guest Opinion: Budget has benefits for Nogales schools

Community takes on a whole new meaning in Nogales, where we live out the idea that “it takes a village” to raise a child and prepare them for life. To make our kids successful –…


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Low-income Phoenix school shares its formula for success as Arizona legislature turns to education

One Valley school is sharing its formula for success with ABC15, as Arizona's governor and legislature focus on helping low-income schools bridge the achievement gap. Governor…


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