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Website study: Arizona 6th worst for teachers

Website study: Arizona 6th worst for teachers

Average starting salary is 44th lowest, according to WalletHub.

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Dozens of possible jurors rejected in Arias case

Dozens of possible jurors rejected in Arias case

Penalty phase of her case is being retried.

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Dept. of Education awards grants to Arizona programs

Dept. of Education awards grants to Arizona programs

Marana Unified School District and Pima Prevention Partnership were awarded grants.

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Salpointe has new admissions director

Salpointe has new admissions director

New director will focus on recruitment, admission and retention.

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Marana special ed teacher recognized

Marana special ed teacher recognized

Paula Vinson received the Tucson Values Teachers/OfficeMax Teacher Excellence Award.

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2 local students attend medical outreach program

2 local students attend medical outreach program

The program promotes the orthopedic surgery and engineering fields for young women.

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JTED gets $20K technology grant

JTED gets $20K technology grant

The grant would help JTED incorporate additional technology.

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UA professor plagiarized student's work, school finds

UA professor plagiarized student's work, school finds

Architecture instructor is reprimanded. Campus officials don't want to talk about it.

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Longtime educator Jose "Pepe" Barrón dies

Longtime educator Jose "Pepe" Barrón dies

Barrón founded Luz Social Services and two public charter schools. 

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Marana panel backs reopening of Scenic Drive

Marana panel backs reopening of Scenic Drive

Road is part of 178-unit subdivision development plan.

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UA president receives $40K bonus

UA president receives $40K bonus

Regents downplay recent criticism of school leader in approving incentive award.

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UA's Hart gets $40K in incentive pay

UA's Hart gets $40K in incentive pay

Regents downplay criticism of school leader in giving bonus award.

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Common Core at core of state school's chief campaign

Common Core at core of state school's chief campaign

PHOENIX — Republican Diane Douglas said voters should elect her as the next state schools chief to save education in Arizona from “people in t…

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Bra strap flash has TUSD in a tizzy

Bra strap flash has TUSD in a tizzy

Protest opened doors to talks on feminism, sexism and objectifying women.

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Regents approve UA veterinary school

Regents approve UA veterinary school

Will reduce costs for vet students who now must go out of state.

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Regents to decide incentive pay for UA president

Regents to decide incentive pay for UA president

Ann Weaver Hart can earn up to $40,000 for meeting goals.

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TUSD could face $15 million deficit next year

TUSD could face $15 million deficit next year

Projection is "worst case scenario"; district seeks solutions.

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TUSD looks at overhauling school calendar next year

TUSD looks at overhauling school calendar next year

Weeklong Thanksgiving break is possible. Aug. 10 start date off the table.

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Education notes

Education notes

32 from Sabino are named AP scholars.

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Vail high schools closed to open enrollment

Vail high schools closed to open enrollment

Vail School District closes open enrollment to incoming ninth-graders. 

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PCC hires D-M reservist to oversee veterans

PCC hires D-M reservist to oversee veterans

College had been temporarily banned from enrolling veterans over record problems.

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Schools offer to excuse $1.3B in 'back pay'

Schools offer to excuse $1.3B in 'back pay'

In order to settle inflation adjustment lawsuit, schools provide straight-forward offer.

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County program helps high school students become EMTs

County program helps high school students become EMTs

The EMT course is free and offered by Pima County JTED.

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Vail teacher awarded Esperanza Latino Teacher Award

Vail teacher awarded Esperanza Latino Teacher Award

Margarito Casillas wins Chicano Por La Causa's Esperanza Latino Teacher Award.

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Sabino High School Foundation Hall of Fame

Sabino High School Foundation Hall of Fame

The foundation will induct 10 people and three championship teams.

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