Education Conference Shines Light on Arizona Funding

| June 29, 2016

By Andrea Kelly • Arizona Public Media 

Arizona still lags most states in its pace of returning to pre-recession funding levels, and the Arizona Education Association says the only way to improve the quality of education is to spend more on it.

This week AZ Merit test scores showed a majority of students failed the state standardized test.

That’s an indication of how many resources they have to learn, and teachers have to teach, said Joe Thomas, president-elect of the Arizona Education Association.

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