Candidates also discuss Common Core and bilingual education.
Marana Unified School District and Pima Prevention Partnership were awarded grants.
New director will focus on recruitment, admission and retention.
Paula Vinson received the Tucson Values Teachers/OfficeMax Teacher Excellence Award.
The program promotes the orthopedic surgery and engineering fields for young women.
The grant would help JTED incorporate additional technology.
Protest opened doors to talks on feminism, sexism and objectifying women.
The college fairs are free and open to the public.
Projection is "worst case scenario"; district seeks solutions.
Weeklong Thanksgiving break is possible. Aug. 10 start date off the table.
Two from Palo Verde High were selected to participate in the program.
Paula Vinson was surprised with the award and $100 gift certificate Tuesday.
32 from Sabino are named AP scholars.
Vail School District closes open enrollment to incoming ninth-graders.
The EMT course is free and offered by Pima County JTED.
Margarito Casillas wins Chicano Por La Causa's Esperanza Latino Teacher Award.
The foundation will induct 10 people and three championship teams.
Two Tucson schools are being recognized for for promoting civic engagement.
Pima County urges families to get tested after possible exposure to tuberculosis.
Vail leader to be dunked in ice water; Amphi starts kindness challenge.
Michael Hicks, Debe Campos-Fleenor and Jen Darland address allegations.
Education news from Southern Arizona schools.
TUSD Governing Board candidates continue to sound off on educational issues as part of their bids for seats in Tucson’s largest school district.
The Tucson Chapter of Amigos de las Americas is seeking teen volunteers to participate in service projects in Latin America.
Fifty Basis students from the class of 2014 have been named AP Scholars.
A community meeting is scheduled for Tuesday at 7 p.m.
The funds were awarded by the Arizona Department of Education.
TUSD sells Fort Lowell Elementary School for $1.1 million.
43 Tucson students have been named National Merit Scholarship program semifinalists.
TUSD is considering a $1.1 million sale of Fort Lowell Elementary School.
The funds will support innovative program for homeless students and provide resources.
Sunnyside to host free literacy event for Tucson families on Monday.
Literacy Connects, Edge High School awarded a total of $6,000 in grants.
Automated phone calls, emails will notify parents of a child's absence.
The after-school activities are designed to improve students' academic skills.
TUSD considers increased safety measures to protect children from drug rehab clients.
Missing just two days a month can knock students off track academically.
They are posed the question: Increase teachers' salaries or reduce class sizes?
Improvement could build public trust, encourage families to return to the district.
Eight of the nine candidates share their visions.
Challenge not considered official due to improper filing by Louie Gonzales.
Eight of the nine TUSD Governing Board candidates will be in attendance.
Student gets artwork on postage stamp
Eleven Pima County school districts have uncontested governing board elections.
Sanchez shares appreciation for TUSD's automotive programs despite his previous public comments.
The 7-year-old's artwork will be featured on a postage stamp.
Vacancy follows the committee chair's resignation, citing "slanderous remarks" by TUSD superintendent.
The closure will affect southbound vehicles only.
TUSD students to help create biotech pipeline between schools, businesses.
Judge denies TUSD's request to remove district criticism from court records.