Tag: Morrison Institute for Public Policy

Survey finds Arizonans want more money spent on education, but not from own pockets. See more state education news here

| November 26, 2019
Survey finds Arizonans want more money spent on education, but not from own pockets. See more state education news here

A new survey by the Morrison Institute for Public Policy finds Arizonans want more money spent on education.

But paying for it? That’s another question.

The report being released Monday, Nov. 25, finds nearly 70% of the 975 Arizona residents questioned rate higher teacher pay as very important, meaning 8, 9 or 10 on a scale of 1 to 10.

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Poll: Most Arizonans Would Pay More Taxes for Education

| December 2, 2015
Poll: Most Arizonans Would Pay More Taxes for Education

Most Arizonans would rather dig into their own pockets than see education funding cut, a poll released this week reported.

The survey, from the Morrison Institute for Public Policy and the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University, showed almost 66 percent of respondents said they would pay higher state taxes to improve public schools.

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Analysis: Arizona’s best and brightest Latinos

| July 8, 2015
Analysis: Arizona’s best and brightest Latinos

By Dan Hunting • Morrison Institute • Tucson Sentinel A new report from Morrison Institute for Public Policy unveils a bit of good news for Arizona’s education system. The state’s schools have been the source of much anxiety for years. The Latino education gap has been a particular worry since Morrison published Five Shoes Waiting to Drop in 2001. […]

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Poll: Most support higher taxes to fund schools

| February 25, 2015
Poll: Most support higher taxes to fund schools

February 24, 2015 • By Julia Shumway • azcentral Nearly two-thirds of Arizonans, including more than 50 percent of Republicans, would be willing to pay an additional $200 in state taxes annually to better fund K-12 education, according to a new poll. The poll, released Tuesday by the Morrison Institute for Public Policy and the […]

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