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| June 21, 2017

Arizona’s top schools administrator, Diane Douglas, campaigned on repealing Common Core standards and took office in 2015.

She says her focus has been on developing Arizona standards for Arizona students, higher level math standards and effectively running the state education department.

The Star met with Douglas last week while she was in Tucson to participate in an education conference and host public forums. We asked her about some key education issues. Her responses were edited for clarity and length:

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Arizona Department of Education Superintendent Diane Douglas will host a “We Are Listening Tour” from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 19 at the Holbrook Unified School District, 1000 N. 8th Ave., Holbrook, in the district board room.

Future meetings will be held:

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