Tag: arizona education

Recording of Education Gubernatorial Debate Held On September 28th Now Available

| October 8, 2014
Recording of Education Gubernatorial Debate Held On September 28th Now Available

AASBO joined with five other educational organizations and FOX-10 Arizona to hold a debate on September 28th with the Repulican and Democratic candidates for Governor, Doug Ducey and Fred Duval. With important issues like funding for our public schools and the implementation of common core the next Governor of our state will be critical to […]

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Building Momentum for STEAM Education

| October 8, 2014
Building Momentum for STEAM Education

Valley of the Sun Association for the Education of Young Children (VSAEYC) presents “Building Momentum with STEAM Education” This training is designed to enhance intentional facilitation skills of early childhood practitioners to promote investigation and critical thinking in young children while using open-ended materials, which enhance STEAM experiences for children. Participants will have the opportunity to […]

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Kindergarten Transition for ALL Children Focus Group

| October 6, 2014
Kindergarten Transition for ALL Children Focus Group

Kindergarten Transition for ALL children Focus Group The Early Childhood Education section of the Arizona Department of Education is currently collecting information regarding Kindergarten Transition but need the assistance of our Early Childhood colleagues.  Please join to provide feedback concerning Kindergarten Transition for ALL children Please register online at http://www.ade.az.gov/onlineregistration/ Flagstaff: ADE-Flagstaff October 23, 2014 […]

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Literacy Workshops at the Arizona Out-of-School Time Conference on November 15th

| October 6, 2014
Literacy Workshops at the Arizona Out-of-School Time Conference on November 15th

Fun & creative Literacy Workshops at the Arizona Out-of-School Time Conference! Saturday, November 15th @ the Phoenix Convention Center The Literacy Workshop Track will provide you with some great new ideas, activities, and strategies for creatively promoting literacy and a love of reading. Our Featured Literacy Workshops Include: Storytelling & Images: Using Comic Books to Educate! Miguel […]

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Canvasing Flagstaff Neighborhoods for YES for FUSD

| October 6, 2014
Canvasing Flagstaff Neighborhoods for YES for FUSD

It’s time to rally the troops and canvas the Flagstaff neighborhoods with YES for FUSD flyers. The direct mail piece is almost done and ready to hit the mailboxes around the same time as early registration ballots.  The Farmer’s Market could use some volunteers to fill some of the Sunday’s in October. We have just […]

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ASCC Early Childhood Education Upcoming Workshops

| September 24, 2014
ASCC Early Childhood Education Upcoming Workshops

ASCC Early Childhood Education presents early childhood workshops available in September: Science in the Kitchen Building Blocks to Early Learning Plan attendance at upcoming workshops October through December: Schedule for upcoming workshops Become a Darkness to Light Stewards of Children Facilitator and help prevent child sexual abuse in your community.  Training is scheduled Friday, October […]

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STEM workshops  at the 2014 Arizona Out-of-School Time Conference

| September 24, 2014
STEM workshops  at the 2014 Arizona Out-of-School Time Conference

The School’s Out, Make It Count Engaging Youth in Life & Learning 2014 Arizona Statewide Out-of-School Time Conference & Awards of Excellence Luncheon takes place Saturday, November 15th @ the Phoenix Convention Center Gain new STEM ideas and activities to implement in your program through attending innovative, exciting, and fun STEM workshops at the 2014 Arizona […]

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2014 Arizona Gubernatorial Debate – September 28th

| September 17, 2014
2014 Arizona Gubernatorial Debate – September 28th

Come see Arizona’s candidates for Governor talk about important education issues Stand for Children Arizona is a host partner, along with five other education organizations, in this live, televised Gubernatorial Debate on Sunday, September 28. Join us in the audience to hear from Arizona’s top two gubernatorial candidates about where they stand on education. Education […]

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BookPALS– Volunteer Read Aloud Literacy Program is coming to Flagstaff

| September 17, 2014
BookPALS– Volunteer Read Aloud Literacy Program is coming to Flagstaff

BookPALS– Volunteer Read Aloud Literacy Program is coming to Flagstaff BookPALS, Performing Artists for Literacy in Schools is an all volunteer literacy program sponsored by the Screen Actors Guild Foundation,  placing actors, theater students, and trained community volunteers into underserved elementary schools   (pre K-6th grade) to read aloud to classrooms of students on a weekly basis- […]

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Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence Announces Keynote Speaker for 2014 Conference

| September 15, 2014
Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence Announces Keynote Speaker for 2014 Conference

We’re delighted to announce that Jaime Casap, Global Education Evangelist at Google, is the keynote speaker for the 2014 Arizona Out-of-School Time Conference, School’s Out, Make It Count: Engaging Youth in Life & Learning.  Jaime’s success story is impressive, especially given his experience growing up in poverty in Hells Kitchen, New York. He is a first […]

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