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Two Tucson-area schools win National Blue Ribbon Award

(4 days ago) This recognizes schools whose student cohorts perform in the state’s top 15% in English and mathematics. At Fruchthendler Elementary, in Tucson Unified School District, 60% of students passed

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Tucson schools adapt teaching models to fill pandemic

(7 days ago) Tucson schools adapt teaching models to fill pandemic learning gaps. Some of Mackenzie Kiewel's kindergartners raise their hands while others sit quietly as Kiewel reads a book about vegetables

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Schools hire more counselors as learning, mental-health

(3 days ago) Getting more counselors and social workers into Southern Arizona elementary and middle schools this year has helped students deal with the learning and mental health challenges created by the

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With few mitigation measures, Tucson-area schools …

(8 days ago) State schools chief Kathy Hoffman correlated the rise in pediatric COVID-19 cases and outbreaks in schools to the new law and during a press conference Aug. 11 called for it to be repealed.

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Arizona State Schools for the Deaf and the Blind closes

(1 days ago) The Arizona State Schools for the Deaf and the Blind closed temporarily after COVID-19 infections within the transportation department caused a bus driver shortage.

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Controversy around masks in Tucson-area schools …

(9 days ago) Arizona schools with no mask mandate are 3½ times more likely to have a COVID-19 outbreak than those with one, according to a recent CDC report co …

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Arizona schools face 'devastating' spending cuts if

(3 days ago) Arizona schools are facing the prospect of not being able to legally spend some of the money they are receiving. Without legislative action, they will have to reduce spending this school year by a

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Arizona governor defends using COVID funds to penalize

(8 days ago) Gov. Doug Ducey is telling federal officials that there’s nothing illegal about his using COVID-19 grant dollars in a way that financially penalizes schools that impose mask mandates. In fact, a

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Report ranks Arizona's school system third-worst in U.S

(4 days ago) The state has a higher-than-average number of public schools recognized in the U.S. News & World Report’s list of the Top 700 schools in the nation. SAT scores are above average though ACT

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Whitmer seeks $300 million for COVID-19 testing at schools

(8 days ago) Whitmer seeks $300 million for COVID-19 testing at schools By DAVID EGGERT Associated Press Nov 30, 2021 Nov 30, 2021 Updated 1 hr ago; FILE - Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer speaks during a news

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Schools take lead role in promoting vaccines for

(2 days ago) With the approval of the COVID-19 vaccine for younger children, many elementary schools around the U.S. are preparing to offer the shots, which educators see as key to keeping students learning in

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Schools close as smog-laden India capital considers

(Just Now) Schools close as smog-laden India capital considers lockdown. Commuters drive amidst morning haze and toxic smog in New Delhi, India, Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2021. Schools were closed indefinitely and

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New Orleans marks anniversary of 4 girls integrating schools

(3 days ago) New Orleans is marking the 61st anniversary of the integration of its public schools by four 6-year-old girls. Weekend events began with a Friday morning news conference at New Orleans City Hall

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Georgia schools mandate vaccines even as state sues feds

(7 days ago) Some schools won't be affected. The University of North Georgia told faculty it has no federal contracts covered by the rules. All covered workers must be fully vaccinated by Dec. 8, meaning time

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Tucson now has doses of COVID-19 vaccines for kids

(Just Now) The vaccine is becoming available here just as cases in Pima County’s schools have increased substantially week over week: 738 new school-related cases this week, with 623 infections in students.

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County STEM program set to launch in local elementary schools

(1 days ago) County STEM program set to launch in local elementary schools. The STEMAZing/SARSEF Elementary Edison Robotics Pilot in fourth and fifth grade classrooms is set to start in Amphitheater, Marana

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New Mexico governor seeks pay increase for public schools

(8 days ago) 2 days ago · SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham announced Wednesday she will pursue a 7% pay increase for educators and staff at K-12 public schools as well as higher minimum salaries for

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Florida's largest school district drops all mask mandates

(9 days ago) Miami-Dade County Public Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho stands with school board members as he announces at a news conference that wearing face masks to protect against COVID-19 will be

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Immigrant parents complain of language barriers in schools

(1 days ago) Immigrant parents complain of language barriers in schools. Student teacher Olivia Vazquez, standing, left, speaks with a student at the Eliza B. Kirkbride School in Philadelphia, Wednesday, Oct

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Schools debate: Gifted and talented, or racist and elitist

(9 days ago) Nationwide, 8.1% of white children in public schools are considered gifted, compared with 4.5% of Black students, according to an Associated Press analysis of the most recent federal data. Gifted

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Hawaii schools have substitute teacher shortage amid COVID

(9 days ago) HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii public schools are having trouble finding substitute teachers amid lingering concerns about the coronavirus. Of a daily average of 1,200 requests for substitute teachers

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4 ways to get free school supplies for students and

(4 days ago) As Tucson schools and districts plan for a new school year during the coronavirus pandemic, considering both remote learning and in-person options, many parents are considering homeschooling their

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1961 Arizona law says schools should teach critically

(8 days ago) One Arizona law goes back to 1961 and the Cold War, declaring it is “essential that schools, colleges and universities teach objectively …

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Feds urge schools to provide COVID-19 shots; NFL Week 9

(8 days ago) Feds urge schools to provide COVID-19 shots, info for kids. WASHINGTON (AP) — The Biden administration is encouraging local school districts to host clinics to provide COVID-19 vaccinations to

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Defense, special teams boost Cienega to second straight

(6 days ago) Cienega High School Quarterback Brayden Cherry, 16, makes a pass to Ritchie Mccormack, 22, during their game against Ironwood Ridge High School at …

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Arizona schools address COVID’s impact on student mental

(6 days ago) Across Arizona, schools are trying to help students protect their emotional well-being. BASIS Chandler, with students in grades 5 through 12, uses a program called Ending the Silence , developed

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Kids and teens can submit their work to this author

(2 days ago) 1 day ago · Children and teens in the Tucson area can submit their work to the 13th annual Young Authors contest, open now through Dec. 16.

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Judge orders halt to Texas mask mandate ban in schools

(7 days ago) AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A federal judge on Wednesday ordered a halt to the enforcement of Texas' ban on mask mandates in the state's schools. U.S. District Judge Lee Yeakel ruled in Austin that the

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With US aid money, schools put bigger focus on mental

(2 days ago) The pandemic relief to schools totals $190 billion, more than four times the amount the Education Department typically spends on K-12 schools annually. Mental health investments have gone into

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US limits immigration arrests at schools, 'protected

(9 days ago) WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. immigration authorities will limit arrests at schools, hospitals and other “protected” areas under guidelines issued Wednesday by the Department of Homeland Security

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This week's high school football matchups, locations and

(4 days ago) High Schools. Defense, special teams boost Cienega to second straight win. Updated Oct 20, 2021; The Bobcats scored 17 answered points during the game to beat Ironwood Ridge. Nighthawks running

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Sabino's season ends in Class 3A quarterfinal loss to top

(9 days ago) High Schools. CDO shows season's growth with 49-19 win over Sahuaro. Updated 1 hr ago; After starting the season 0-3, Dorados will head to Class 4A postseason after winning six of final seven games.

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Coronavirus pandemic forces Tucson schools to confront

(4 days ago) Schools in the Vail School District are supposed to open in July due to their year-round school calendar. Plans are being made for the possibility of students returning to the physical classroom.

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CDO shows season's growth with 49-19 win over Sahuaro

(Just Now) CDO shows season's growth with 49-19 win over Sahuaro. Canyon del Oro’s Zack Rogowski (9) celebrates with teammates after his one-handed touchdown catch during the first half Friday against

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CDC study of schools in Pima, Maricopa counties shows mask

(9 days ago) There have been nearly 2,300 cases in Tucson schools, 76 outbreaks, 43 classroom closures and more than 8,000 students told to quarantine in the last two months. The vast majority of the COVID-19

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Donaldson Elementary students get new tennis shoes thanks

(3 days ago) The National Shoe Retailers Association, in partnership with the Soles4Souls nonprofit, donated a total of 500 pairs of New Balance shoes to Amphitheater Public Schools, with …

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No one ate alone at Miles Exploratory Learning Center

(3 days ago) No One Eats Alone is an initiative by Beyond Differences, a group that is trying to combat social isolation in schools. Julian and Ben had never eaten lunch together before. Mamta Popat / Arizona

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Behind Treyson Bourguet's 5 TDs, Salpointe Catholic

(6 days ago) Salpointe Catholic’s Treyson Bourguet celebrates a first-half touchdown Friday night. The Lancers survived 45-42 and will play Goodyear …

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Educators, legislators spar over 'indoctrination' in schools

(1 days ago) The hearing, which became heated at times, underscores a debate that's concerned educators across the country. Some people argue that political speeches in schools mark a …

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QB Oscar Barraza leads Desert View past Goodyear

(9 days ago) High Schools. Friday night's high school playoff matchups, locations and picks. Updated Nov 25,

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Four-star LB Harrison Taggart includes Arizona Wildcats in

(1 days ago) Four-star 2022 linebacker Harrison Taggart trimmed down his list of schools Monday evening, and the UA is a finalist along with Oregon, USC, Utah and UCLA. Taggart revealed his …

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Salpointe sloppy at times, but still routs Mountain View

(9 days ago) Salpointe (7-2, 3-0) faces Flowing Wells on the road next Friday to end the regular season. Mountain View (3-6, 2-2) travels to Sierra Vista to battle …

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Desert View's best season ever ends with tough-luck loss

(Just Now) Scores and schedule. Class 5A quarterfinal scores. No. 1 Scottsdale Horizon 45, No. 9 Cienega 21 No. 4 Scottsdale Desert Mountain 17, No. 5 Peoria Sunrise Mountain 8

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Explainer: Why are schools revisiting gifted education

(9 days ago) In some schools, students attend regular classes most of the time but are pulled out once or twice a week to participate in special activities like a …

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Cienega QB Brayden Cherry 'leaps and bounds better' during

(9 days ago) High Schools. Angel Flores' big game carries undefeated Casa Grande past CDO. Updated Nov 15, 2021; Dorados fall to 5-4 in having five-game winning streak …

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Bomb threats unfounded at Ivy League schools, officials

(1 days ago) Ithaca, N.Y. (AP) — Multiple unfounded bomb threats were made over the weekend at Ivy League campuses, university and law enforcement officials said. Cornell, Columbia and Brown universities had

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Jordan Thomas shining during Ironwood Ridge's uneven year

(4 days ago) High Schools. This week's high school football matchups, locations and projections. Updated Oct 21, 2021; The Star’s game of the week is Sunnyside visiting …

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