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Culturally Relevant Courses

Appeal of law restricting ethnic studies on Monday

Appeal of law restricting ethnic studies on Monday

Ethnic Studies supporters to ask Court of Appeals to overturn Arizona law. 

January 11, 2015 12:00 amLoading…
New Arizona schools chief agrees TUSD violating state law

New Arizona schools chief agrees TUSD violating state law

Diane Douglas, however, says she will work with the district to to achieve compliance in its culturally relevant classes.

January 08, 2015 1:00 pmLoading…
Sanchez optimistic state will OK ethnic-studies courses

Sanchez optimistic state will OK ethnic-studies courses

TUSD superintendent meets with Arizona's new schools chief, leaves upbeat.

January 07, 2015 9:00 pmLoading…
TUSD chief poised to fight for 'culturally relevant' classes

TUSD chief poised to fight for 'culturally relevant' classes

District will appeal ethnic studies ruling if necessary, Sanchez says.

January 06, 2015 9:00 pmLoading…
Huppenthal says TUSD's cultural courses are illegal

Huppenthal says TUSD's cultural courses are illegal

TUSD may lose $14 million if courses are not brought into compliance.

January 03, 2015 12:00 am Related Loading…
TUSD names new director of culturally relevant pedagogy

TUSD names new director of culturally relevant pedagogy

TUSD Governing Board also appointed a director of family and community outreach.

December 10, 2014 12:45 pmLoading…
State reviews TUSD on Mexican American Studies

State reviews TUSD on Mexican American Studies

Probe comes after heated exchange involving Pueblo Principal Augustine Romero.

December 03, 2014 5:00 pm Related Loading…

TUSD's revised book policy draws state concern

The approval for use of seven books previously removed from Tucson Unified School District classrooms is raising red flags in the Arizona Department of Education.

October 24, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

TUSD's culturally relevant classes get unofficial positive marks from state

TUSD’s culturally relevant courses received a mostly positive review after the Arizona Department of Education popped into classrooms at two campuses unannounced last week — a dramatic turnaround from the department’s evaluation of the old Mexican American Studies program.

October 12, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Tim Steller: Board should reject required 9th-grade multiculturalism class proposed for TUSD

Tim Steller: Board should reject required 9th-grade multiculturalism class proposed for TUSD

Tucson Unified School District administrators surprised the school board last week by revealing they want to require a ninth-grade multiculturalism course at three high schools - before the board has even seen or approved the curriculum.

May 01, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

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