Tag: Arizona Board of Regents

AZEdNews Podcast: How AZ schools are affected by COVID-19 closure. See more state education news here

| March 31, 2020
AZEdNews Podcast: How AZ schools are affected by COVID-19 closure. See more state education news here

With Arizona public schools closed until the end of the school year for the COVID-19 pandemic, the consequences for students, teachers and schools have been far-reaching, says Morgan Willis, intern for Arizona Education News Service.

Hear what Phoenix Union High School District‘s Supt. Dr. Chad Gestson and Save Our Schools Arizona‘s co-founder and spokesperson Dawn Penich-Thacker had to say about it.

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Opinion: Arizona needs a comprehensive statewide educational strategy

| August 5, 2015
Opinion: Arizona needs a comprehensive statewide educational strategy

By Jay Heiler • Special to the Arizona Daily Star A recent Arizona Daily Star editorial recommended tighter admissions standards at Arizona’s public universities to increase retention and graduation rates. While this may sound rational in theory and admissions standards are under continuous review by the regents, it would fall short in solving the larger issue […]

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