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Douglas: All Arizona students deserve access to an excellent education

| May 25, 2016
Douglas: All Arizona students deserve access to an excellent education

Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas today announced the official launch of the Zip Code Project, a new program at the Arizona Department of Education designed to help students in high-risk communities who have left the school system.

ADE’s Zip Code Project is dedicated to assisting disconnected youth, meaning those who are neither employed nor attending school.

ADE has started developing partnerships with community entities such as schools, non-profit organizations, local businesses and government agencies. These partnerships will help pinpoint the specific needs of each community and will provide assistance when seeking grant funding to address the identified needs.

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