Tag: Arizona Economy

Arizona 3rd Worst in Cuts to K-12 Education

| December 14, 2015
Arizona 3rd Worst in Cuts to K-12 Education

Arizonans will not be surprised by a new report from the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities showing that Arizona is still stands out in cuts to K-12 education funding. Adjusting for inflation, Arizona is again third worst in the nation for cuts to state school spending per student from 2008 to 2016.

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Public Education an Important Component to Restoring Az’s Economy

| December 17, 2014
Public Education an Important Component to Restoring Az’s Economy

Recommendations from the recent “Arizona’s Economy” 105th Arizona Town Hall report include public education as an important component in restoring the Arizona Economy. Recommendations include restoring education funding and investments in education that should include the recruitment and retention of qualified teachers, competitive teacher’s salaries, decreasing class sizes, funding of school counselors, and expansion of […]

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