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Arizona Shows No Improvement in Child Poverty

| October 2, 2013 | 0 Comments
Arizona Shows No Improvement in Child Poverty

New data released by the U.S. Census Bureau from the American Community Survey (ACS) shows that poverty in Arizona remains a top threat to children. Child poverty in Arizona is significantly more prominent than the national average.

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Birth to Five Helpline

| October 2, 2013 | 0 Comments
Birth to Five Helpline

If you need help with your newborn to five-year old child, consider checking out Southwest Human Development’s “Birth-to-Five Helpline”.

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Free Wellness Classes – Northern Arizona Public Employees Benefit Trust

| October 2, 2013 | 0 Comments
Free Wellness Classes – Northern Arizona Public Employees Benefit Trust

Through Northern Arizona Public Employees Benefit Trust (NAPEBT), Free Wellness Classes: Available to ALL staff, retirees, and households 18 yrs and up.

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Upcoming Events & Activities

| October 2, 2013 | 0 Comments
Upcoming Events & Activities

A quick list of upcoming events and activities as of October 1, 2013.

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Who do you trust with your child? New video

| September 24, 2013 | 0 Comments
Who do you trust with your child? New video

Arizona has seen an increase from 51 child maltreatment deaths in 2008 to 70 in 2010, that’s a startling 38% increase. Tragically, many of these children died at the hands of unsafe caregivers.

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State Funding to Local School Districts in Arizona fell 17% per student

| September 24, 2013 | 0 Comments
State Funding to Local School Districts in Arizona fell 17% per student

THANK YOU! Children’s Action Alliance for this helpful information!! Repeated cuts to Arizona classrooms have been so severe that even with last year’s $82 million increase in state K-12 funding, Arizona has the third highest state funding cuts per student in the country since the recession began. An updated national report released today by the […]

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Health Care Coverage Data and Update. September 18, 2013

| September 24, 2013 | 0 Comments
Health Care Coverage Data and Update. September 18, 2013

Today the U.S. Census Bureau released new health insurance coverage data from the Current Population Survey.

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Common Core State Standards Video

| September 24, 2013 | 0 Comments
Common Core State Standards Video

This three-minute video explains how the Common Core State Standards will help students achieve at high levels and help them learn what they need to know to get to graduation and beyond.

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Public artworks earn recognition throughout Arizona.

| September 21, 2013 | 0 Comments
Public artworks earn recognition throughout Arizona.

Public art once meant a statue of a local hero placed in the town square, topped with a few pigeon accessories. Public art in Arizona today, though, is meant to evoke a reaction, start conversations, get you thinking – and create a sense of place.

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What Huppenthal really thinks about Common Core

| September 21, 2013 | 0 Comments
What Huppenthal really thinks about Common Core

Arizona Schools Superintendent John Huppenthal explains what he really thinks about Arizona’s new Common Core standards for schools.

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