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Marshall PTO donates school supplies for all students, teachers. See more local education news here

Marshall PTO donates school supplies for all students, teachers. See more local education news here

| August 13, 2019

The traditional school supply list of items to purchase for students before the start of the school year has disappeared, at least temporarily, from Marshall Magnet Elementary School.

Using funds from the school’s annual jog-a-thon fundraiser, the Title I school’s Parent-Teacher Organization (PTO) donated $10,000 in pencils, markers, binders, folders and other supplies needed by students and teachers this year.

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Supt. Hoffman asks Legislators to release full ESA administration funding. See more state education news here

Supt. Hoffman asks Legislators to release full ESA administration funding. See more state education news here

| August 13, 2019

Video complaints of delays in approving Empowerment Scholarship Account applications led an Arizona legislator to ask for an investigation of the process and the Superintendent of Public Instruction to again request the Legislature release the full ESA administration funding allowed by law for the school choice program.

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‘We’ve Got a Real Crisis’: Half of U.S. Teachers Have Considered Leaving Profession, PDK Poll Finds. See more national education news here

‘We’ve Got a Real Crisis’: Half of U.S. Teachers Have Considered Leaving Profession, PDK Poll Finds. See more national education news here

| August 13, 2019

alf of the nation’s teachers have seriously considered quitting in recent years, amid concerns about low pay, stress and lack of respect, a new poll finds.
“We’ve got a real crisis going on,” said Joshua P. Starr, CEO of PDK International, the teachers’ professional association that conducts the annual poll. “There’s absolutely a real issue, and we have to confront it nationally if we want to ensure our kids are getting the best possible teachers.”

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First Things First — Summit 2019: Two weeks left until the Summit

First Things First — Summit 2019: Two weeks left until the Summit

| August 12, 2019

The Summit is two weeks away! Register now and join us for two days of keynote and featured speakers, 80+ breakout sessions on a wide range of early childhood topics, and the opportunity to meet, learn and share strategies that help kids be ready for school and set for life.

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STEM Saturdays — How has Arizona impacted space exploration?

STEM Saturdays — How has Arizona impacted space exploration?

| August 12, 2019

Did you know that all 50 states are helping NASA explore space? It’s true! Click the Earth GIF then select your state on the map to see how it’s been important to the study of space and Earth science. Explore other states to learn some fun facts, too!

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