Tag: We Are Listening

Superintendent of public instruction visits Page

| October 5, 2016
Superintendent of public instruction visits Page

Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas visited Page (Sept. 27) during her We Are Listening tour. The tour is designed as a way to allow the public broader access and input into the policies shaping education. Douglas first started doing the tours last year but didn’t make it to Page until this year.

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Expect More Arizona: Support Education By Making Your Voice Heard

| July 20, 2016
Expect More Arizona: Support Education By Making Your Voice Heard

We Are Listening Tour 2016

State Superintendent of Public Instruction, Diane Douglas, is holding community meetings about K-12 education through the end of the year. Meetings are open to the public and are an opportunity to make suggestions about Arizona’s education policies. Meetings will be interactive Q&A sessions between Superintendent Douglas, Arizona Department of Education staff, and community members. Every topic of K-12 is open for discussion. ADE is also seeking input for the development of our Arizona state plan for Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), the federal legislation addressing America’s public education system.

These events are a valuable opportunity for you to share your comments, suggestions and concerns regarding education in Arizona. Please invite other parents, educators and local residents to participate to ensure your community is well represented. It is free to attend the event and registration is not required.

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Initial dates, locations announced for 2016 ‘We Are Listening’ Tour

| May 11, 2016
Initial dates, locations announced for 2016 ‘We Are Listening’ Tour

The 2016 “We Are Listening” Tour will include public meetings on all topics concerning K-12 education. The meetings will run from May through December of 2016. Not all dates are listed at this time and will be posted as venues confirm availability.

If you are unable to attend any of the public meetings, you can submit your comments and suggestions to the Arizona Department of Education via email at HearingEveryVoice@azed.gov, the submission form on ADE’s website at www.azed.gov/hearingeveryvoice, or via Twitter using @azedschools or #ParentsMustBeHeard.

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Send Superintendent Diane Douglas a Message

| June 24, 2015
Send Superintendent Diane Douglas a Message

Arizona’s Superintendent of Public Instruction, Diane Douglas, just completed her “We Are Listening Tour,” asking Arizonans for feedback about what is working in K-12 education and what’s not. If you missed an opportunity to attend one of these events, it’s not too late to make your voice heard! Will you email the Superintendent with your feedback today? […]

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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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