Tag: Teens

Congratulations FUSD for Your Excellence Award!

Congratulations FUSD for Your Excellence Award!

| April 13, 2015

Friday, Flagstaff Unified School District (FUSD) received an award from the Arizona School Public Relations Association for “Excellence for a Specific Program” for facilitating the Flagstaff Community STEM Celebration. Congratulations to everyone involved in the planning and participation in this great event. CCC&Y would like to also THANK YOU, FUSD, for your efforts and partnership […]

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Fredonia’s Future Educators Association going to Nationals

Fredonia’s Future Educators Association going to Nationals

| April 13, 2015

Fredonia’s Future Educators Association traveled to Tuscon on March 2-4, to compete in this year’s state competition.

All of the students did very well and a few students will represent Fredonia at the FEA National competition in Washington, D.C. in April.

The group consisted of nine students who are all taking Early Childhood Education at Fredonia High School and their advisor, Jeanne Crookston. The group was excited to compete against other students from across Arizona. They had a good time and learned a great deal.

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Lowell Observatory to present ‘Elementary, Middle School Summer Camp’

Lowell Observatory to present ‘Elementary, Middle School Summer Camp’

| April 13, 2015

April 13, 2015 • Lowell Observatory Lowell Observatory will present its fourth LOCKs (Lowell Observatory Camps for Kids) for elementary-aged children during the summer of 2015. View the flyer here. These activity-based, week-long day camps meet Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., with graduation and family activities on Friday evening. Tuition is $200 for […]

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Museum of Northern Arizona to present ‘Discovery Summer Camps’

Museum of Northern Arizona to present ‘Discovery Summer Camps’

| April 13, 2015

April 13, 2015 • Museum of Northern Arizona The Museum of Northern Arizona will present its “Discovery Summer Camps” for children ages 4 through 13. Taught by experienced educators, these programs offer an exciting range of hands-on learning opportunities about the region’s traditions of fine arts, natural sciences, Native cultures, and ecology. Discovery classes provide fun […]

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NAU summer youth camps combine learning and fun

NAU summer youth camps combine learning and fun

| April 8, 2015

April 2, 2015 • Northern Arizona University Camp dates have been set for a variety of youth and sports camps offered by Northern Arizona University to keep the community active and learning this summer. This year’s programming includes: Mountain Jacks Kids Camp, Explorers Camp , Summer Sports Leagues, Centennial Forest Environmental Education Camp, Curry Summer Music Camp, Athletics Summer Camps and Clinics …Read the full […]

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Legislative Session is Over; What’s Next?

Legislative Session is Over; What’s Next?

| April 8, 2015

April 7, 2015 • Expect More Arizona Looking back at the recently adjourned legislative session, Expect More Arizona thanks you for helping to achieve important wins for Arizona’s students and teachers. With help and support from thousands of individuals statewide and many of our partners, we were able to keep high standards in Arizona classrooms, […]

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FUSD April 2015 Newsletter

FUSD April 2015 Newsletter

| April 6, 2015

April 2015 • Flagstaff Unified School District Flagstaff is a True STEM City; Summer Opportunities for Students; FHS Culinary Program is a Road to Success; Flagstaff Literacy Program Informs Kinsey Families; Two FUSD Schools Received Grants from SCA, more… …Read the full article HERE

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5,000 attend STEM Celebration

5,000 attend STEM Celebration

| April 6, 2015

April 3, 2015 • By Michelle McMannon • Arizona Daily Sun … Around 5,000 people of all ages attended the second annual Flagstaff City STEM Celebration Wednesday evening, up from around 4,000 last year. …Read the full article HERE

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New AzMERIT statewide assessment rolls out to schools this week

New AzMERIT statewide assessment rolls out to schools this week

| April 1, 2015

March 31, 2015 • By Caitlin Bohrer • Arizona Education News Service As Arizona students begin to take AzMERIT for the first time, teachers and administrators describe how they’ve prepared for the new assessment and parents and students voice their concerns. Beginning this week, students throughout Arizona will take AzMERIT (Arizona’s Measurement of Educational Readiness […]

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Arizona’s Challenged Graduation Rates

Arizona’s Challenged Graduation Rates

| March 30, 2015

March 27, 2015 • By the Helios Education Foundation While high school graduation rates for the United States have increased annually since academic year 2010-11, the state of Arizona has moved move in the opposite direction. The graduation rate for Arizona students has dropped from 78 percent in academic year 2010-11 to 75% of students achieving that […]

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