New course is called U.S. History from the Mexican American Perspective.
Douglas is hopeful that TUSD can bring the courses into legal compliance.
Nearly half estimated to be eligible for relief under Obama's executive orders.
Letters on a generous company, education complaints, ethnic studies, local success story.
Appeals court looks into intent of state law that disallows classes.
Ethnic Studies supporters to ask Court of Appeals to overturn Arizona law.
Thoughts on daylight saving time, Paris attack, Steve Kozachik, ethnic studies.
Diane Douglas, however, says she will work with the district to to achieve compliance in its culturally relevant classes.
TUSD superintendent meets with Arizona's new schools chief, leaves upbeat.
District will appeal ethnic studies ruling if necessary, Sanchez says.
AZ Schools Supt. Douglas should drop TUSD ethnic studies fight.
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.
Saying he never planned to be a long-term leader for the Tucson Unified School District, John Pedicone submitted his resignation today.
The issue of Mexican American Studies (MAS) in TUSD has escalated to the point where protests, increased security and frustrated community members are the norm at board meetings. The dismantling of this program has been the subject of national attention, scrutiny and ridicule.
TUSD's ethnic-studies departments will recognize outstanding Native American, Mexican-American and African-American students in several ceremonies this month.
A shocking new study shows that eating burritos has been linked to high incidences of “Chicano-ism” among whites. According to Professor Michael Hicks, head of the Hicks Institute of Technology’s Gastro-Ethnic Studies Department, consuming burritos can alter a subject’s genetic makeup. …
TUSD Governing Board meetings are now viewable through live streaming video on the district’s website.
The Tucson Unified School District will not be renewing the contract for Sean Arce, the director of its Mexican American Studies program.
Sean Arce was offered an assistant principal job at a middle school, but he declined.
More than 50 TUSD students skipped their regular classes today,
instead attending the “School of Ethnic Studies.”