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Education training for Spanish-speaking parents to be held Aug. 19-21 in Flagstaff. See more AmigosNAZ education stories here

| August 17, 2015
Education training for Spanish-speaking parents to be held Aug. 19-21 in Flagstaff. See more AmigosNAZ education stories here

FLAGSTAFF — Chicanos Por La Causa Inc.,in partnership with Abriendo Puertas / Opening Doors and the Helios Foundation, will present A Training of Trainers! program from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 19 through 21 at the Flagstaff Family Resource Center, 4000 N. Cummings St., Flagstaff. Abriendo Puertas / Opening Doors is the first evidence-based Parent Leadership Program designed primarily for Spanish-speaking parents of children 0 to 5 years […]

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Stopping the summer brain drain for students

| June 3, 2015
Stopping the summer brain drain for students

June 1, 2015 • By Frank X. Moraga • AmigosNAZ Summer vacation time is upon us. K-through-12 schools are busy completing their traditional school year, with high school, community college and four-year university graduation ceremonies rapidly coming to a close. But while the school year is almost over, this is not the time to kick […]

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FUSD provides information at community meeting on school safety

| April 22, 2015
FUSD provides information at community meeting on school safety

After a recent series of threatening telephone calls to a number of schools within the Flagstaff Unified School District, the district and the Flagstaff Police Department presented a community meeting on school safety on April 21 at Flagstaff High School, an event attended by more than 600 parents, educators and community members. During the program, the district presented the handout “Talking Points for Students” to help parents, teachers and students open the conversation about the recent lockdowns. Links to media coverage of the meeting, including audio from the event, are now available.

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Commentary: Arizona education legislation — Be heard with technology

| February 23, 2015
Commentary: Arizona education legislation — Be heard with technology

February 22, 2015 • By Frank X. Moraga • AmigosNAZ Request to Speak system allows public to comment on, follow bill status from home … Geoff Esposito, government-relations analyst for the Arizona School Boards Association (ASBA), was in Flagstaff recently presenting a session on the legislature’s Request to Speak system. The event, presented by the Coconino […]

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