After a lengthy discussion about the possibility of giving a 3 percent pay raise to teachers and staff, Kingman Unified School District board members opted to stay within their comfort zone and approved a 1 percent hike instead.
Expect cuts to continue in the Prescott Unified School District. District Governing Board members unanimously approved a budget reduction measure Tuesday, effectively trimming $870,000 from their budget for the 2014-15 school year.
The Arts and Cultural Festival in Peoria last Saturday showcased and celebrated student’s artwork in all forms.
More than a dozen students and representatives from the Tucson and Sunnyside school districts gathered Wednesday at Catalina Magnet High School to announce their support for undocumented students. Both districts passed resolutions in support of National Educators Coming Out Day —…
Massachusetts Commissioner of Elementary and Secondary Education Mitchell D. Chester will be the keynote speaker at a Flagstaff community forum on education Monday. The forum hosted by the Flagstaff Commission on Excellence in Education will run from 10:30 a.m. to noon…
As officials in Higley and Gilbert school districts prepare next year's budgets, both must find ways to trim after their override bids failed at the polls last November.
Gilbert Public Schools' board president hinted at a 2013 internal investigation into public-records destruction during a discussion about a new policy to strengthen records management at a school-board meeting Tuesday night (April 8).
Several top administrative jobs are being eliminated as the Scottsdale Unified School District works toward closing a budget gap of more than $4 million.
Thunderbird, the Arizona business school, has officially announced the termination of talks with Baltimore-based Laureate Education, the for-profit company with which the business school had hoped to form an alliance. The proposed alliance was rejected by the US Higher Learning Commission (HLC),…
Parents as Teachers, an organization dedicated to helping children 5 years of age or younger prepare for school and stay mentally, physically and emotionally healthy, celebrated the Week of the Young Child this past Monday in Eloy by kicking off…
A four-hour regular Board meeting, which followed a two-and-a-half-hour budget work session, yielded several big steps for the Willcox School District.
In an effort to attract outside applicants to apply to the Lake Havasu High School principal position, the governing board has revised the job description and requirements.
Villago Middle School will offer a college and career preparatory academy in the fall.
Arizona has improved its transparency on government spending but has a lot of work to do when it comes to providing information on tax credits for businesses, an advocacy group reported Tuesday.
The Arizona Community Foundation gave nearly $10 million in various scholarships and grants during the first three months of the year.