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School’s Out, Make It Count!

| October 28, 2013 | 0 Comments
School’s Out, Make It Count!

The new Arizona Quality Standards for Out-of-School Time Programs documents are now available.

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iCivics Video

| October 18, 2013 | 0 Comments
iCivics Video

Check out a new video about the Florence School District.

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Secure Rural Schools Reauthorized through Fiscal Year 2014

| October 8, 2013 | 0 Comments
Secure Rural Schools Reauthorized through Fiscal Year 2014

The Coconino County Board of Supervisors applauded the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives for approving an extension of the Secure Rural Schools and Community Self Determination Act (SRS) through Fiscal Year 2014.

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Science Standards a Welcome Addition

| October 2, 2013 | 0 Comments
Science Standards a Welcome Addition

There’s another set of “standards” meant to do for science what the College and Career Ready Standards (Common Core) are to do for English and mathematics.

The Next Generation Science Standards were highlighted in an April New York Times article titled “New Guidelines Call for Broad Changes in Science Education.”

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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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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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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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Coconino Coalition for Children & Youth Support Coconino Community College Budget Override

| September 12, 2013 | 0 Comments
Coconino Coalition for Children & Youth Support Coconino Community College Budget Override

CCC&Y would like to announce it’s support for the Coconino Community College budget override.

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