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States aim to boost school spending following teacher walkouts. See more national education news here

| February 12, 2019
States aim to boost school spending following teacher walkouts. See more national education news here

Spurred by teacher strikes and a sense of crisis, Colorado’s new governor is one of 33 newly elected leaders of states and territories who campaigned on improving education funding. In many states, both Republicans and Democrats agree that schools need more money and teachers need better pay.

Education “is probably the most important issue” facing the legislature, said Colorado state Sen. Bob Rankin, a Republican who recently co-chaired a state education council.

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High school freshmen earn awards for cybersecurity contest. See more Arizona Daily Sun education stories here

| March 2, 2016
High school freshmen earn awards for cybersecurity contest. See more Arizona Daily Sun education stories here

Three high school freshmen are working to tackle one of the most important security issues around the world: cybersecurity.

Sarah Norris a freshman at Coconino High School and Wesley Roxas-Powers and Colton Taylor, from Flagstaff High School, make up the district’s CyberPatriot team, and compete with schools around the state and region to see who can make a computer operating system the most secure.

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