Tag: News

Common-Core Jitters

| November 7, 2013 | 0 Comments
Common-Core Jitters

State education leaders are moving to calm political tempests over the Common Core standards by adopting or reaffirming policies aimed at asserting local control over data, curriculum, and materials.

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Child Abuse Hotline Ad Aimed at Children

| November 7, 2013 | 0 Comments
Child Abuse Hotline Ad Aimed at Children

This campaign that began in Spain last spring has increased awareness and actions to counter child abuse and facilitate the reporting of abuse.

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AZ Horizons News Report

| November 7, 2013 | 0 Comments
AZ Horizons News Report

An interview on Arizona’s Horizons news program about a childs first eight years.

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November is Runaway and Homeless Youth Month

| November 1, 2013 | 0 Comments
November is Runaway and Homeless Youth Month

Invisible Innocence: My story as a homeless youth by Maria Fabian with Fred Smith

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Do We Invest in Preschools or Prisons

| November 1, 2013 | 0 Comments
Do We Invest in Preschools or Prisons

“…we’ll have to confront the pathologies of poverty at some point. We can deal with them cheaply at the front end, in infancy. Or we can wait and jail a troubled adolescent at the tail end. To some extent, we face a choice between investing in preschools or in prisons.”

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Health Care Marketplace Information

| October 2, 2013 | 0 Comments
Health Care Marketplace Information

For video resource information regarding the new Health Care Marketplace

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Arizona Shows No Improvement in Child Poverty

| October 2, 2013 | 0 Comments
Arizona Shows No Improvement in Child Poverty

New data released by the U.S. Census Bureau from the American Community Survey (ACS) shows that poverty in Arizona remains a top threat to children. Child poverty in Arizona is significantly more prominent than the national average.

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