Tag: Education budget cuts

Fireworks for…A new state fiscal year!

| July 1, 2015
Fireworks for…A new state fiscal year!

By Children’s Action Alliance For many of us, this week holds the promise of time off work, holiday sales, burgers and dogs on the grill, parades and fireworks. There is something else special happening today – it’s the first day of the new fiscal year for the state of Arizona – and for Arizona cities […]

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Arizona Students and Teachers depend more on fundraising

| July 1, 2015
Arizona Students and Teachers depend more on fundraising

By Stephanie Sanchez • KAWC • Colorado River Public Media In March, Arizona Governor Doug Ducey signed a budget that cuts K-12 funding by $113 million. As funding for education has been cut, schools around the state are becoming more dependent on their fundraising efforts to help maintain their services and extracurricular activities. As KAWC’s […]

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