After a week of political bargaining over the state budget that included a failed attempt to consider the spending package on the floor and an emotionally charged press conference declaring negotiations had broken down, Republicans in the House of Representatives…
About 200 volunteers from Shutterfly and KaBoom are spending a beautiful Friday building a new playground for a Phoenix charter school. For the kindergarten-through-fifth-grade students at Vista College Preparatory near Seventh Avenue and Grant Street in Phoenix, it's nearly a miracle.
Fairy godmothers do exist and they're giving away prom dresses at the Cinderella Affair in Tempe on Saturday.
The Tucson Unified School District is revising its nondiscrimination policy to protect transgender students, staff members and others. The policy change, approved 4-1 by the TUSD Governing Board on Tuesday, was prompted by an incident at Henry Elementary School, 650 N.…
The Tucson Unified School District is declaring itself an “immigrant destination district,” pledging to support students regardless of their immigration status.
It took some addition — and subtraction — to coax enough members of the Arizona House of Representatives to support a state budget deal.
Four Mesa elementary schools, Emerson, Edison, Hawthorne and Webster, recently won Beat the Odds awards from the Center for the Future of Arizona.
A charter school focused on teaching students to think critically and solve problems will open this fall in central Phoenix for sixth-graders. The school, called SySTEM Phoenix, was founded by two teachers frustrated with their public schools.
The Scottsdale Unified School District announced several honors recently.
The Sunnyside Unified School District Governing Board voted Tuesday to move forward with marketing and replicating its laptop program to other school districts after putting the efforts on hold for a year.
Instructor Calvin Kupser knows there's no point in sending graduating students into the real world with outdated skills. Over the 14 years he's been teaching at Kingman High School, he's worked diligently to update his woodworking classes so those who take…
Donning rubber sleeves, large gloves, a hefty tool belt and a pair of gaffs, used to climb poles, Buena High School junior Katelynn Renner got a taste of what it’s like to be a lineman on Tuesday.
Proponents of Arizona's school voucher program say a bill approved by a House of Representatives committee Wednesday would make it easier for parents of special needs students to access additional funding.
After a decade or more hiatus, Willcox High School students participated in the Sulphur Springs Valley Electric Cooperative Youth Engineering and Science Fair ... and took home the top prize.
Can buses be refurbished? Can we lease them? How about electric buses? These are just some questions readers and Lake Havasu City residents are asking before being fully convinced that the only option to take care of the busing situation…
Central Arizona College employees will get a pay increase and tuition will increase by $3 per credit hour following Tuesday action by the college Board of Governors.