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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
1,400 Third Graders Don't Meet Move On When Reading Standardabout 2 percent of those students failed the mandatory Move On When Reading sta
1,400 Third Graders Don't Meet Move On When Reading Standard
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 12 days ago
about 2 percent of those students failed the mandatory Move On When Reading standard needed to jump to the next grade. Arizona Department of Education spokesperson, Alexis Burkhart, said that number will likely drop because of different... Read more
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Payson Roundup
Arizona’s students bomb AzMERIT testAt the end of June, the Arizona Department of Education released state level re
Arizona’s students bomb AzMERIT test
Payson Roundup / Posted 13 days ago
At the end of June, the Arizona Department of Education released state level results of the AzMERIT test. The state won’t release school and student results until August. The AzMERIT test replaced the AIMS test. Like the AIMS test, students take... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Minimum wage law also includes sick/safe timeTucson News Now) All 216 school districts in Arizona got the AzMERIT test scor
Minimum wage law also includes sick/safe time
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 13 days ago
Tucson News Now) All 216 school districts in Arizona got the AzMERIT test scores for their students today from the Arizona Department of Education. Families should be getting those hard copies in the next few weeks. All 216 school... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Award brings fitness center to school on Tucson's south sideTucson News Now) All 216 school districts in Arizona got the AzMERIT test scor
Award brings fitness center to school on Tucson's south side
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 13 days ago
Tucson News Now) All 216 school districts in Arizona got the AzMERIT test scores for their students today from the Arizona Department of Education. Families should be getting those hard copies in the next few weeks. All 216 school... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Deputies say they were taunted, served tampered food at fast food restaurantTucson News Now) All 216 school districts in Arizona got the AzMERIT test scor
Deputies say they were taunted, served tampered food at fast food restaurant
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 13 days ago
Tucson News Now) All 216 school districts in Arizona got the AzMERIT test scores for their students today from the Arizona Department of Education. Families should be getting those hard copies in the next few weeks. All 216 school... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Another 10 states sue over guidance for transgender studentsof states over the Obama administration’s move to expand the rights of transgen
Another 10 states sue over guidance for transgender students
Bangor Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
of states over the Obama administration’s move to expand the rights of transgender students. Eleven states, along with the Arizona Department of Education, filed a lawsuit in federal court in Texas two weeks after the guidance was issued, arguing... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Auditors call for strengthened oversight of voucher programPHOENIX (AP) - State auditors say the Arizona Department of Education is alread
Auditors call for strengthened oversight of voucher program
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 18 days ago
PHOENIX (AP) - State auditors say the Arizona Department of Education is already taking steps to ensure that dollars provided parents under a school voucher program are not misspent but should strengthen its oversight. The Empowerment Scholarship... Read more
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Tucson Weekly
There's a Voting Rights Forum in Phoenix This Week So (Unlike in March) Upcoming Elections Go Smoothlyof Living United for a Change in Arizona, Dr. Ann Hart, chair of Women in NAACP
There's a Voting Rights Forum in Phoenix This Week So (Unlike in March) Upcoming Elections Go Smoothly
Tucson Weekly / Posted 27 days ago
of Living United for a Change in Arizona, Dr. Ann Hart, chair of Women in NAACP, deputy associate superintendent of Arizona Department of Education Francisco Heredia, national field director for Mi Familia Vota, John Lewis, former executive... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Early Arizona Test Data Show Some Lower AzMERIT English Scoresshow that more than 50 percent of Arizona 10th and 11th graders are "minimally
Early Arizona Test Data Show Some Lower AzMERIT English Scores
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 27 days ago
show that more than 50 percent of Arizona 10th and 11th graders are "minimally proficient" in English language arts. The Arizona Department of Education released Monday preliminary state level results that showed the percentage of state's 10th... Read more

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