Teach for America, the non-profit organization that trains volunteers to teach in public schools, will launch 125 newly-trained teachers into Valley schools beginning as soon as this month. This new batch of teachers will bring the total number of local volunteers in the two-year program up to 250. ... More >>
"Eduction," education, let's call the whole thing off... See also: Russell Pearce's "Arizona Teacher's [sic] Association" Scrambles to Show It's No Sham See also: Russell Pearce's "Arizona Teacher's [sic] Association": Olivia Cortes Part 2? (w/Updates) See also: Russell Pearce's New Signs Tout His ... More >>
See also: Russell Pearce's "Arizona Teacher's [sic] Association": Olivia Cortes Part 2? (w/Updates) See also: Russell Pearce Claims David Schweikert's Endorsement, Schweikert Spokesman Denies Claim See also: Russell & Lester Pearce's Hillbilly-Fest: David Schweikert Not Attending, Though Lester Thin ... More >>
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Arizona LegislatureHe doesn't know when to quit.State Senator Steve Yarbrough is praying for Jan Brewer to sign an amended bill benefiting his side business, which she originally rejected last week as "unbalanc[ing] the budget." SB 1186, the "2011 tax corrections act," passed the Arizona Hou ... More >>
The legislature's third special session is set to come to a close today, after legislators have seemingly managed to cut about a quarter of the state's $2 billion budget gap. The majority of the cuts fell in the lap of the K-12 education and social programs under the Department of Econo ... More >>
The Wilson school district is at it -- again
Now in its first cycle, Arizona's new Clean Elections law is putting bureaucrats and candidates through the wringer
From the Week of March 9, 2000
For all that's at stake, the state's most influential lobbyists and businesses are strangely silent on Proposition 200, which would remove them as the primary financiers of election campaigns
Does the newest member of the state Board of Education really believe that Satan lurks in Arizona classrooms?
In praise of creative finances
Stop the presses: Here's some rare good news about public schools
HE BROUGHT US AN RTC LAWSUIT, A GRAND JURY INVESTIGATION AND A "CAR OF THE PEOPLE." NOT TO MENTION GEORGE LECKIE AND ANNETTE ALVAREZ. OH, WHAT THE HECK, WE'LL MENTION THEM.
FOR ONCE, BIG BUSINESS AND EDUCATORS ARE IN CONCERT. BUT WILL LAWMAKERS FACE THE MUSIC