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Panel votes to encourage, not force, school exercise

Panel votes to encourage, not force, school exercise

Senate panel supports concept of daily school exercise, but not mandatory exercise.

January 29, 2015 6:00 pmLoading…

Bill would give charters equal access to vacant schools

Bill would give charters equal access to vacant schools

Proposed law would require school districts to sell vacant campuses to competing charter schools.

January 29, 2015 7:45 pmLoading…

Warming speeds uplift of Iceland's crust: UA study

Warming speeds uplift of Iceland's crust: UA study

More volcanoes could occur if ice keeps melting and ground keeps rising.

January 29, 2015 7:05 pmLoading…

Cholla High students get lesson from KRS-One

Cholla High students get lesson from KRS-One

Students were treated to a 3-hour lecture by the hip hop legend.

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Banner to rebuild UA Medical Center; regents OK merger

Banner to rebuild UA Medical Center; regents OK merger

Construction starts in 2016. North Campbell complex will expand to the west.

January 28, 2015 7:53 pmLoading…

Lawmaker wants to force later school year start

Lawmaker wants to force later school year start

But plan to begin classes after Labor Day gets virtually no support.

January 28, 2015 7:00 pmLoading…

Sabino High proposal an effort to protect enrollment

Sabino High proposal an effort to protect enrollment

Innovate or perish. Competition is now the name of the game.

January 28, 2015 5:15 pmLoading…

TMC hoping to join Mayo Clinic network

TMC hoping to join Mayo Clinic network

Hospital will remain locally owned.

January 28, 2015 7:22 pmLoading…

Pima teens aren't in pipeline for tech jobs

Pima teens aren't in pipeline for tech jobs

Schools burnish appeal of computer science classes, but participation is down.

January 27, 2015 7:15 pm Photos

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Arizona could write off more medical school debt

Arizona could write off more medical school debt

New doctors could get relief for practicing where needed.

January 27, 2015 7:00 pmLoading…

New PCC provost eyes Florida job

New PCC provost eyes Florida job

Erica Holmes has been in her current job only since July.

January 26, 2015 6:00 pmLoading…

TUSD plan would put middle-schoolers at Sabino

TUSD plan would put middle-schoolers at Sabino

High school would serve grades seven through 12 under TUSD proposal.

January 25, 2015 8:00 pmLoading…

Education Notes

Lauffer students shine at model competition

January 25, 2015 4:19 pmLoading…

Steller: Apparent double-cross deepens TUSD's perception problem

Steller: Apparent double-cross deepens TUSD's perception problem

Rejection of new internal auditor position doesn't generate confidence.

January 24, 2015 7:09 pmLoading…

UA to survey students on campus sex assault

UA to survey students on campus sex assault

More than 800,000 university students nationwide will be surveyed online.

January 23, 2015 7:29 pmLoading…

Schools open halls to electronic billboards

Schools open halls to electronic billboards

Schools hope a marketing deal brings better student communication and new revenue.

January 22, 2015 7:32 pm Photos

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Artists explore asteroid

Artists explore asteroid

Art students created a mural celebrating the UA-led NASA mission.

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Federal judge rejects TUSD magnet plan

Federal judge rejects TUSD magnet plan

TUSD has four months to submit a revised magnet plan. 

January 22, 2015 6:00 pmLoading…

New schools chief gives Arizona education bad marks

New schools chief gives Arizona education bad marks

Douglas wants teacher pay raises, says children are Common Core "guinea pigs."

January 21, 2015 5:30 pm Photos

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TUSD board rejects internal auditor proposal

TUSD board rejects internal auditor proposal

Position would have guarded against noncompliance, theft, inefficient practices, other unfavorable circumstances.

January 21, 2015 4:00 pm Photos

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Tucson tentatively approves school redevelopment incentives

Tucson tentatively approves school redevelopment incentives

Council OKs plan for closed schools, but TUSD must sign off

January 21, 2015 5:00 pmLoading…

Steller: Ducey budget puts 'boundless" UA in bind

Steller: Ducey budget puts 'boundless" UA in bind

Move to cut spending on higher education not surprising, but definitely disappointing.

January 20, 2015 7:57 pmLoading…

Banner merger means new names for local hospitals

Banner merger means new names for local hospitals

The change to Banner-University Medical Center Tucson is expected late next month.

January 20, 2015 7:15 pm Photos

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Tucson printing company's Facebook giveaway helps local schools

Tucson printing company's Facebook giveaway helps local schools

CPGraphics received more than 1,000 requests for free reams of paper

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Tucson offers help filling closed schools

Tucson offers help filling closed schools

City hopes incentives could fill empty TUSD schools.

January 18, 2015 8:00 pm Photos

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