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All Blog Posts With Arizona Tag or Category
June 19, 2014
May 30, 2014
The state will issue a request for proposals for new tests, and wants to create a level playing field in considering all bidders.
May 23, 2014
More than 60,000 educators in the state will have access to the system for professional development.
May 05, 2014
Florida lawmakers have approved expanded eligibility for the state's tax-credit scholarship program, while Arizona's superintendent unveiled a plan regarding aid to certain private-school students.
May 05, 2014
Arizona, Kansas, Oregon, each had until Thursday to submit a proposal to the U.S. Department of Education addressing the agency's concerns with their waivers.
April 25, 2014
Kentucky will consider making additions to the Common Core State Standards, while a legislative panel in North Carolina says the state should drop the standards.
March 24, 2014
The highest court in Arizona has declined to review a ruling from a lower court last year that upheld a savings account program using state per-student funding.
March 03, 2014
Arizona looks to address its digital divide with a proposal that would require school districts to pay $15 per child over six years for broadband upgrades.
December 26, 2013
The Arizona department says it doesn't make sense to make decisions about school accountability and reading retention until a new "baseline" is set in 2014-15.
November 10, 2013
More than a dozen rural schools in Arizona are getting extra support for STEM learning outside the regular school day with a grant for robotics clubs.