Tag: Coconino Community College

Coconino Community College seeking Certified Nurse Assistant Instructor for Page Center

| May 10, 2022
Coconino Community College seeking Certified Nurse Assistant Instructor for Page Center

our Page CNA program!

For a complete description, including credentials, please view:

https://www.coconino.edu/employment-opportunities

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Education Spotlight — Puente de Hózhó educator wins AEA’s 2022 Human and Civil Rights Award. See more local, state and national education news here

| April 26, 2022
Education Spotlight — Puente de Hózhó educator wins AEA’s 2022 Human and Civil Rights Award. See more local, state and national education news here

Jessica Kitterman, an English Language Learning (ELL) specialist at Puente de Hózhó Elementary (PdH) was awarded the Arizona Education Association’s (AEA) Human and Civil Rights Award for 2022.

According to AEA’s website, the award “recognizes Arizona leaders who promote diversity; programs that lead to improved human relations; efforts leading to improved school district support of human and civil rights; or successful implementation of human and civil rights programs.”

Kitterman was nominated by two other educators at PdH for her work with students at the school, her political activism and involvement local nonprofit organizations, including the Ballet Folklorico de Colores and Northern Arizona Interfaith Council (NAIC).

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Education Spotlight — Coconino School Superintendent Cheryl Mango-Paget Announces Nominations for 2023 Teacher of the Year. See more local, state and national education news here

| April 19, 2022
Education Spotlight — Coconino School Superintendent Cheryl Mango-Paget Announces Nominations for 2023 Teacher of the Year. See more local, state and national education news here

The Coconino County Education Service Agency (CCESA) is proud to announce a request for nominations for the 10th Annual Teacher of the Year, 5th Annual Rookie Teacher of the Year, and 2nd Annual Lifetime Achievement Award.

The awards are a distinguished countywide event created to celebrate, honor, and recognize full-time teachers from pre-kindergarten to 12th grade. Even the simple act of nominating a teacher can mean the world to them. Nominating a teacher recognizes them for their hard-work and efforts throughout the academic year. 

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Education Spotlight — FUSD Kindergarten Registration Now Open for the 2022-2023 School Year! See more local, state and national education news here

| April 12, 2022
Education Spotlight — FUSD Kindergarten Registration Now Open for the 2022-2023 School Year! See more local, state and national education news here

Kindergarten registration for the 2022-2023 school year is now open for families. Click here to learn more about kindergarten and register your student today!

Kindergarten is an exciting time for children and their families.  There are lots of questions about what this new stage will look like for your child and we are grateful that you have chosen Flagstaff Unified School District (FUSD) to prepare your child to be successful in the years ahead.  At FUSD, we believe in supporting the whole child – academically and socially, through a collaborative partnership with families and the school.

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Education Spotlight — FUSD to present free Anti-Bullying for Parents webinar on March 31. See more local, state and national education news here

| March 29, 2022
Education Spotlight — FUSD to present free Anti-Bullying for Parents webinar on March 31. See more local, state and national education news here

The Flagstaff Unified School District will present the free parent webinar — Anti-Bullying for Parents, from 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday, March 31.

This presentation addresses the different types of bullying, how it’s affecting our youth, and preventative measures parents can take. Presenters will explain why teaching kindness and being empathetic is important and the relationship it has with bullying. Parents and guardians will also receive tips on how to help their child become resilient to criticism.

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Education Spotlight — Join Us for the 2022 Community STEM Celebration. See more local, state and national education news here

| March 22, 2022
Education Spotlight — Join Us for the 2022 Community STEM Celebration. See more local, state and national education news here

Share your expertise at the 2022 STEM Celebration!

Saturday, April 30, 2022

1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

Ft. Tuthill Fairgrounds

Join us as an exhibitor at the 2022 Community STEM Celebration.

This is the 9th year STEM City and its partners have worked to create this unique opportunity for all of Flagstaff to engage with the STEM community (K-12 schools, college and university educational institutions, businesses, government agencies, non-profit agencies and others).

Hands-on activities, demonstrations and conversations excite participants, expose the community to STEM educational and career opportunities in Flagstaff and celebrate Flagstaff’s designation as “America’s First STEM Community.”

Register here to participate in the 2022 STEM Celebration!

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Education Spotlight — FUSD Spring Job Fair (March 26). See more local, state and national education news here

| March 15, 2022
Education Spotlight — FUSD Spring Job Fair (March 26). See more local, state and national education news here

Are you looking for a new and rewarding career?  Join us for our Spring 2022 Job Fair and Hiring Event!

DATE: Saturday, March 26, 2022
TIME: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
LOCATION: Coconino High School

No appointment is necessary to attend the job fair. 

This job fair will be focused on our open certified positions such as teaching and nursing.

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Education Spotlight — In congressional testimony, President Cruz Rivera shares critical need for increased access to students from historically underserved communities. See more local, state and national education news here

| March 8, 2022
Education Spotlight —  In congressional testimony, President Cruz Rivera shares critical need for increased access to students from historically underserved communities. See more local, state and national education news here

NAU President José Luis Cruz Rivera testified (March 2) in front of a House subcommittee about the critically important work that Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs) and other Minority Serving Institutions do to increase economic mobility and equitable postsecondary educational value and how the United States can better support that work.

Cruz Rivera, himself a product of HSIs, testified in the Higher Education and Workforce Investment Subcommittee hearing on “Investing in Economic Mobility: The Important Role of Hispanic Serving Institutions and Other Minority Serving Institutions.” He advocated for increased investments in HSIs— because of who these institutions serve, how well they serve them, and the individual and collective benefits these investments can generate for the people of the United States of America.

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Education Spotlight — Be Informed: K-12 Aggregate Expenditure Limit. See more local, state and national education news here

| February 15, 2022
Education Spotlight — Be Informed: K-12 Aggregate Expenditure Limit. See more local, state and national education news here

Public schools across the state of Arizona are facing the largest budget cut ever if state legislators and the Governor do not take prompt action, by March 1, 2022, to override a cap on K-12 school spending. Without an override, Arizona school districts, including the Flagstaff Unified School District (FUSD), would be forced to make budget cuts that could impact the ability to maintain programs and staff for the last quarter of the 2021-2022 school year.

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Education Spotlight — Flagstaff Initiative Against Trafficking’s video provides tips to combat human trafficking. See more local, state and national education news here

| February 8, 2022
Education Spotlight — Flagstaff Initiative Against Trafficking’s video provides tips to combat human trafficking. See more local, state and national education news here

The Flagstaff Initiative Against Trafficking recently produced a video to provide information on combat human trafficking.

The video featured local youth, Lt. Charles Hernandez from the Flagstaff Police Department and Kate Wyatt, director of Human Trafficking Services at Northland Family Help Center, providing information on red flags to watch out for, contact information for the Flagstaff Initiative Against Trafficking (928-233-4319 — kmwyatt@northlandfamily.org) and the National Human Trafficking Hotline (1-888-373-7888 — Text: 233-733).

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