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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…
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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Education Notes: Grijalva, Hicks to be sworn in

Education Notes: Grijalva, Hicks to be sworn in

Education news from Tucson and Southern Arizona. 

January 05, 2015 12:00 am Photos

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Timing Tucson traffic signals will take more time

Timing Tucson traffic signals will take more time

Despite decades of trying, city's synchronization efforts leave drivers frustrated.

December 14, 2014 9:00 pm Photos

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TUSD approves classroom credit for high school sports

TUSD approves classroom credit for high school sports

Students with demanding course loads now have alternative pathway to P.E. credit.

December 10, 2014 8:00 pm Photos

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TUSD approves $4.4 million for teacher, staff raises

TUSD approves $4.4 million for teacher, staff raises

First real pay raise in years will mean additional $500 per year. 

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TUSD candidates: Public schools offer more than charters

TUSD candidates: Public schools offer more than charters

TUSD Governing Board candidates continue to sound off on educational issues as part of their bids for seats in Tucson’s largest school district.

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TUSD board OK's sale of Fort Lowell School

TUSD board OK's sale of Fort Lowell School

TUSD sells Fort Lowell Elementary School for $1.1 million.

September 10, 2014 11:45 am Photos

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Stegeman resigns as Democratic precinct committeeman

Stegeman resigns as Democratic precinct committeeman

He supported two Republicans running for TUSD board.

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TUSD's Stegeman draws ire of fellow Democrats

TUSD's Stegeman draws ire of fellow Democrats

Political news and notes from around the Old Pueblo.

September 06, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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TUSD approves $1.7M software purchase

TUSD approves $1.7M software purchase

The Tucson Unified School District is taking a step toward the purchase of $1.7 million in software that will replace many of its paper-driven systems.

May 27, 2014 9:30 pmLoading…
TUSD appoints new principals

TUSD appoints new principals

The director of TUSD’s multicultural curriculum department will take over Pueblo Magnet High School for the upcoming school year.

April 20, 2014 3:45 pmLoading…
More and more TUSD students opting for other education options

More and more TUSD students opting for other education options

More than 25,000 students living in the Tucson Unified School District have opted to go to charter schools or attend classes in surrounding school districts instead.

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Sunnyside OKs bids for Chaparral remodel

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TUSD tightens contracting rules for hiring consultants

TUSD tightens contracting rules for hiring consultants

The Tucson Unified School District is strengthening its internal controls for procuring consultant services in an effort it says will avoid the appearance of wrongdoing.

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TUSD hires director for 'culturally relevant' teaching

The Tucson Unified School District has a new director of culturally relevant teachingpedagogy.

March 16, 2014 2:30 pmLoading…
Cuevas seeks return to TUSD board

Cuevas seeks return to TUSD board

Former TUSD Governing Board Member Miguel Cuevas is looking to return to the dais in Tucson’s largest school district.

March 14, 2014 2:20 pmLoading…
TUSD's Sanchez gave consultant early track on Tucson contract

TUSD's Sanchez gave consultant early track on Tucson contract

TUSD Superintendent H.T. Sanchez gave the head of a Texas education-consulting company a private early notice about a training program he intended to create here, and encouraged her to bid on the contract.

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TUSD lifts ban on 7 Mexican-American Studies books

TUSD lifts ban on 7 Mexican-American Studies books

Seven books that were banned after the elimination of Mexican American Studies may be making their way back into TUSD classrooms.

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