Tag: Students

White House hopes Phoenix robotics team inspires students

| March 23, 2015
White House hopes Phoenix robotics team inspires students

March 23, 2015 • By Richard Ruelas • The Republic / azcentral.com The White House announced Monday it wants to encourage more students to pursue science and engineering, partly by spreading the story of how four immigrant Phoenix high school students beat out colleges in an underwater robotics competition. The Obama administration, in a news release, said […]

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Upcoming Film Screening

| March 19, 2015
Upcoming Film Screening

Join Coconino Coalition for Children and Youth (CCC&Y) for a film screening of Heeling Neen: The transcendent story of Tonier “Neen” Cain’s emergence from drug addiction, multiple incarcerations and two decades of homelessness to become a tireless advocate and educator on the devastating impact of childhood abuse . . . and the need to rethink […]

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Education Town Hall with Representative Bob Thorpe LD6 – April 3rd

| March 18, 2015
Education Town Hall with Representative Bob Thorpe LD6 – April 3rd

Save the Date! The Flagstaff Education Association, with several community partners, will be hosting a town hall meeting with AZ State Rep. Bob Thorpe on Friday, April 3. It is scheduled for 4:30 p.m. We are still confirming the location, but in the meantime please mark your calendars and extend an invitation to anyone and […]

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CCC&Y Hosts Expect More Arizona for March 23rd Board Meeting – ALL INVITED!

| March 18, 2015
CCC&Y Hosts Expect More Arizona for March 23rd Board Meeting – ALL INVITED!

CCC&Y will host Expect More Arizona‘s COO, Erin Hart at our next regularly scheduled Board Meeting, March 23rd from 12:00 to 1:30 p.m. in the County Health Department’s Ponderosa Room.  Expect More Arizona is a statewide education advocacy organization, creating a movement for world-class education in Arizona. All are welcome to attend and hear more […]

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CCC&Y Hosts Expect More Arizona for March 23rd Board Meeting – ALL INVITED!

| March 16, 2015
CCC&Y Hosts Expect More Arizona for March 23rd Board Meeting – ALL INVITED!

CCC&Y will host Expect More Arizona‘s COO, Erin Hart at our next regularly scheduled Board Meeting, March 23rd from 12:00 to 1:30 p.m. in the County Health Department’s Ponderosa Room.  Expect More Arizona is a statewide education advocacy organization, creating a movement for world-class education in Arizona. All are welcome to attend and hear more […]

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Flagstaff High School Students Honor Veterans in Lasting Way

| March 16, 2015
Flagstaff High School Students Honor Veterans in Lasting Way

For the past two years, groups of Flagstaff High School students participated in a project called the Veterans Heritage Project (VHP) lead by Cactus Shadows High School in Phoenix. This year 10 students, which included mostly seniors, worked for 10 months to complete their part of this “very stressful but fun and rewarding” project according to the students.

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Education Town Hall with Representative Bob Thorpe LD6

| March 13, 2015
Education Town Hall with Representative Bob Thorpe LD6

Save the Date! The Flagstaff Education Association, with several community partners, will be hosting a town hall meeting with AZ State Rep. Bob Thorpe on Friday, April 3. It is scheduled for 4:30 p.m. We are still confirming the location, but in the meantime please mark your calendars and extend an invitation to anyone and […]

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AZ Earn to Learn – Investing in College Success

| March 12, 2015
AZ Earn to Learn – Investing in College Success

March 10, 2015 • Helios Education Foundation Did you know that by 2018, 61 percent of Arizona’s jobs will require some form of postsecondary training?  Yet, currently in Arizona, only 36 percent of working-age adults have completed at least a two-year degree. …Read the full article HERE

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Students Tell AZ Governor of School Challenges

| March 12, 2015
Students Tell AZ Governor of School Challenges

March 9, 2015 • Public News Service PHOENIX – Arizona Governor Doug Ducey is hearing directly from school students about the challenges they face each day. Dana Wolfe Naimark, president with Children’s Action Alliance, says students from across the state recently sent letters to the governor that tell a story of overcrowding and underfunding education. […]

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Out of School Time Fun for All Ages – Kickoff to Spring Break Hawaiian Beach Party

| March 10, 2015
Out of School Time Fun for All Ages – Kickoff to Spring Break Hawaiian Beach Party

Enjoy refreshments, music and fun pool games.  All ages are welcome! Friday, March 13th 6-8:45 pm at the Flagstaff Aquaplex.  Kick off spring break with a fun, family friendly, safe event for all ages.

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