Tag: Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas

State Education Association President Weighs In On Douglas’ Education Plan. Please see related stories

| December 7, 2016
State Education Association President Weighs In On Douglas’ Education Plan. Please see related stories

Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas (on Nov. 29) unveiled her proposal for improving K-12 education in Arizona.

The 2017 AZ Kids Can’t Wait plan includes requests for additional funding for teacher salary raises and fully fund capital so new school buildings can be constructed, if needed.

The superintendent’s goals are ambitious ones. We asked Arizona Education Association President Joe Thomas whether the priorities make sense.

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Join Superintendent Douglas for a Virtual We Are Listening Tour on 8/31

| August 29, 2016
Join Superintendent Douglas for a Virtual We Are Listening Tour on 8/31

Superintendent Douglas will be hosting a virtual We Are Listening Tour Wednesday, August 31, at 10 a.m.

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Schools Chief in Tucson for Education Plan Feedback

| November 18, 2015
Schools Chief in Tucson for Education Plan Feedback

Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas will be in Tucson Thursday to explain the details of her plan to reform the state’s education system.

Douglas first announced her plan on Oct. 1 in Phoenix.

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Superintendent announces members of group to de-regulate education

| June 24, 2015
Superintendent announces members of group to de-regulate education

By Charles Tack • Arizona Department of Education • Arizona Education News Service On (June 18), the members of the Title 15 Working Group (Working Group) were announced. Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas sought the creation of an annual independent group to propose legislative changes to reduce unnecessary burdens and outdated statutory provisions affecting Arizona’s public […]

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Superintendent Diane Douglas ‘We Are Listening Tour’ coming to Prescott (June 11), Flagstaff (June 13), Window Rock (June 18)

| June 9, 2015
Superintendent Diane Douglas ‘We Are Listening Tour’ coming to Prescott (June 11), Flagstaff (June 13), Window Rock (June 18)

  Expect More Arizona The “We Are Listening Tour,” conducted by Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas will be held: From 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, June 11 at Prescott High School, Prescott From 9 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, June 13 at Coconino High School, 2801 N. Izabel St., Flagstaff 5 p.m. Thursday, June 18 at the Navajo Nation Council Chambers in […]

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Superintendent Douglas tour of Arizona coming to Coconino High School on June 13

| May 21, 2015
Superintendent Douglas tour of Arizona coming to Coconino High School on June 13

May 22, 2015 The  “We Are Listening Tour,” conducted by Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas, will be held from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, June 13 at Coconino High School, 2801 N. Izabel St., Flagstaff, the Arizona Department of Education reported on its website. The tour is designed to gather feedback from all Arizonans on K-12 education issues they […]

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Arizona schools chief wants new assessment test gone

| January 28, 2015
Arizona schools chief wants new assessment test gone

January 21, 2015 • By Bob Christie • Associated Press • AZFamily PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona’s new schools chief on Wednesday called on the Legislature and Gov. Doug Ducey to ditch a new school standards test adopted less than three months ago. Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas told the House education committee that implementing a […]

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