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Arizona schools and youth sports leagues can open, Ducey says

Posted by   /  May 28, 2020  /  Coronavirus, Education, Featured News, Sports  /  No Comments

Arizona has the one of the highest student-to-teacher ratios in the nation, and teachers have said they’re concerned it will be hard to keep kids spaced out to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.  By Maria Polletta and Lily Altavena | Arizona Republic  A week after saying he was “hopeful” Arizona kids could safely return […]

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Arizona aiming to reopen camps this summer, schools this fall

Posted by   /  May 20, 2020  /  Coronavirus, Education, Featured News  /  No Comments

The marquee at Centennial Middle School tells the story early March 16 the first day all schools in Arizona were ordered closed for two weeks by Gov. Doug Ducey due to the coronavirus outbreak. /Randy Hoeft/Yuma Sun  By Maria Polletta and Lily Altavena | Arizona Republic   Gov. Doug Ducey is working with education leaders to […]

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Trump addresses motley high school graduates

Posted by   /  May 10, 2020  /  Education, Media and Entertainment  /  No Comments

St. Mary Magdalene by the Expressway High School holds a virtual graduation ceremony with special guest speaker President Donald Trump Alec Baldwin.

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This Arizona high school is ranked as one of America’s best public high schools

Posted by   /  April 22, 2020  /  Education  /  No Comments

Basis charter school

By Lily Altavena | The Republic One Arizona school is among the 10 best in the country.  Basis Chandler was ranked seventh-best in America, according to U.S. News & World Report’s annual rankings, released Tuesday. Another Basis school, in Oro Valley, made the top 20. A high school in Virginia nabbed the top spot.  In 2018, […]

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Court allows tribe to sue U.S. government over education deal

Posted by   /  April 21, 2020  /  Courts/Law, Education, Real Estate  /  No Comments

The federally sponsored Phoenix Indian School, 1925. /Courtesy of Lake County, Illinois, Discovery Museum, Curt Teich Postcard Archives and Regional History Archives By Howard Fischer | Capitol Media Services via Arizona Capitol Times Arizona tribes have the right to sue the federal government for allowing a major developer to default on payments it was supposed […]

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Attorney general takes fight to Arizona Supreme Court over how college tuition is set

Posted by   /  April 16, 2020  /  Courts/Law, Education  /  No Comments

Attorney General Mark Brnovich wants the court to conclude he has the inherent power to sue the Board of Regents. By Howard Fischer | Capitol Media Services via Pinal Central Attorney General Mark Brnovich made a last-ditch effort Thursday to get the legal go-ahead to sue the Arizona Board of Regents over what he claims […]

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ASU, GCU get largest COVID-19 aid checks in the nation

Posted by   /  April 11, 2020  /  Coronavirus, Education  /  No Comments

Photo by Arizona State University/Photo via Flickr By Wissam Melhem | Arizona Mirror The largest single payout of COVID-19 aid money to a higher education institution will go to Arizona State University, which will receive a $63.5 million grant as part of the behemoth $2 trillion CARES Act.  And among for-profit institutions, Grand Canyon University […]

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Attorney says universities don’t have to provide more details on COVID-19 students

Posted by   /  April 9, 2020  /  Coronavirus, Education  /  No Comments

By Howard Fischer | Capitol Media Services via Pinal- Central The legal counsel for the Arizona Board of Regents is telling Attorney General Mark Brnovich there is “no factual basis” for his assertion that state universities have to release more information about students, faculty and staff who contract COVID-19. In a sometimes sharply worded letter, […]

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For everyone teaching kids at home during the coronavirus crisis, here’s what and what not to do

Posted by   /  April 8, 2020  /  Coronavirus, Education  /  No Comments

 A playground sits empty at Kent Middle School on April 1, 2020, in Kentfield, Calif./Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images By Valerie Strauss |The Washington Post  With most of the world’s schools shut because of the coronavirus crisis, you can now find a lot of advice on the internet about the best ways to carry out […]

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Pitchforking coronavirus

Posted by   /  April 3, 2020  /  Coronavirus, Education  /  No Comments

ROSE LAW GROUP NOTABLE CARTOONSteve Benson

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