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Tucson teens take top honors at fashion competition

Tucson teens take top honors at fashion competition

Two teens win scholarships, advance to national competition. 

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Children can submit stamp design for Tucson's birthday

Children can submit stamp design for Tucson's birthday

The winning design will be used on a real postage stamp.

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Two Tucson teens honored by Kohl's for volunteerism

Two Tucson teens honored by Kohl's for volunteerism

Tucson teens named regional finalists in Kohl's scholarship program. 

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Tucson students win scholarships from Oro Valley Chamber

Tucson students win scholarships from Oro Valley Chamber

Four students win Steve Engle Memorial/Oro Valley Chamber of Commerce scholarships.

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Education notes: TUSD seeks feedback over integrated schools

Education notes: TUSD seeks feedback over integrated schools

A weekly Croundup of education news. 

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TUSD still accepting boundary change comments

TUSD still accepting boundary change comments

TUSD presenting seven options so all students can attend an integrated school.

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Three candidates running for Pima County school boards

Three candidates running for Pima County school boards

Two seek seats in Vail, one is after a seat in TUSD. 

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2 Tucson youth recognized for their volunteer work

2 Tucson youth recognized for their volunteer work

They now qualify for the chance to receive $10,000 in scholarships.

July 11, 2014 12:00 pmLoading…
Former Indiana superintendent to head Tucson High

Former Indiana superintendent to head Tucson High

Tucson High's new principal served as superintendent of an Indiana school district. 

July 09, 2014 9:45 pmLoading…
Grijalva's mother-in-law hired as TUSD principal

Grijalva's mother-in-law hired as TUSD principal

TUSD superintendent stands behind the hire and Grijalva's decision to withhold information.

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TUSD board hires Grijalva's mother-in-law

TUSD board hires Grijalva's mother-in-law

Board was unaware of the connection prior to making the principal appointment.

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Filing period begins for school board elections

Filing period begins for school board elections

Only one candidate has filed for a seat on the TUSD Board. 

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Young Tucson writer gets poem published

Annie Osborne received honorable mention in the March Cricket League poetry competition.

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Hispanic youth invited to apply for grants

Educational grants are offered in several categories, ranging from $1,000 to $3,000.

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Two Southern Arizona schools earn tech, science grants

Schools in Nogales and Cochise County will use grants for equipment and programs.

July 06, 2014 6:45 pmLoading…

Vail receives high honor for ‘Beyond Textbooks’

Curriculum program recognized by the Center for Digital Education.

July 06, 2014 3:30 pmLoading…

New program aims to help Tucson students graduate

Free, self-paced online program is for students ages 16 to 22. 

July 06, 2014 1:45 pmLoading…
Richey preschool closes for lack of students

Richey preschool closes for lack of students

TUSD is considering leasing Richey School to the Pascua Yaqui Tribe. 

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TUSD looks at changing attendance boundaries

TUSD looks at changing attendance boundaries

The review is required under the district’s decades-old desegregation order.

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Tucsonans score top marks in national Braille competition

Tucsonans score top marks in national Braille competition

Says one: “I felt happy for myself, but also for the others.”

July 04, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Vail's Beyond Textbooks earns national praise

Vail's Beyond Textbooks earns national praise

Beyond Textbooks allows teachers to share lesson plans, resources and ideas.

July 03, 2014 5:15 pmLoading…
Free diploma completion program open to Tucson students

Free diploma completion program open to Tucson students

Graduation Solutions is a self-paced online program for high school dropouts.

July 03, 2014 4:45 pmLoading…
Education Notes: 4 appointments at TUSD

Education Notes: 4 appointments at TUSD

A weekly roundup of education-related news. 

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TUSD set to name new Tucson High principal

TUSD set to name new Tucson High principal

TUSD will bring a name for Governing Board approval on July 8. 

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Sabino High grad receives agriculture scholarship

Sabino High grad receives agriculture scholarship

Maya Wallace wins $1,000 to use to attend University of Arizona.

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Six Tucson students honored for volunteerism

Six Tucson students honored for volunteerism

Students receive Kohl's gift cards, qualify for chance to win scholarships.

June 29, 2014 9:30 pmLoading…
Catalina Foothills grad represents Arizona at science camp

Catalina Foothills grad represents Arizona at science camp

Kali Cornn is representing state at the 2014 National Youth Science Camp.

June 29, 2014 8:45 pmLoading…
New administrative appointments made at Tucson Unified School District

New administrative appointments made at Tucson Unified School District

Two directors, a principal and a project manager appointed by TUSD board.

June 29, 2014 8:00 pmLoading…
Vail School District to seek $28 million in bonds

Vail School District to seek $28 million in bonds

Top priorities: building schools, replacing buses and outdated equipment, and addressing repairs.

June 29, 2014 12:00 pmLoading…
Foothills grad represents AZ at national science camp

Foothills grad represents AZ at national science camp

The camp will feature top scientists and professors from around the world.

June 27, 2014 2:16 pmLoading…
Proposal: House migrant children in closed TUSD schools

Proposal: House migrant children in closed TUSD schools

Idea comes from board President Adelita Grijalva.

June 27, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Study: Arizona dropouts costly to economy

Study: Arizona dropouts costly to economy

High school dropouts are costing Tucson $435 million, a new study shows.

June 26, 2014 4:00 pmLoading…
Economic cost of high school dropouts

Economic cost of high school dropouts

TUSD Superintendent H.T. Sanchez discusses a new initiative to get students who have dropped out to return to school.

June 26, 2014 11:54 am
TUSD, city will reach out to dropouts

TUSD, city will reach out to dropouts

Give school another shot, school district and mayor ask.

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TUSD brings new administrators on board

TUSD brings new administrators on board

Two directors, a principal and a project manager were hired Tuesday night.

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TUSD will seek OK to sell vacant schools

TUSD will seek OK to sell vacant schools

The cost of the election will be about $235,000.

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Mexican American Studies teacher Acosta resigns from TUSD

Mexican American Studies teacher Acosta resigns from TUSD

Acosta developed Mexican American Studies literature classes before the program was dismantled.

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Tucsonan is MLB teaching award finalist

Tucsonan is MLB teaching award finalist

Weekly roundup of education-related news across Southern Arizona.

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Enrollment open for new downtown Tucson school

Enrollment open for new downtown Tucson school

A new independent school in downtown Tucson is enrolling kindergartners through third-graders.

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Pima Vocational HS graduates 20 students

Pima Vocational HS graduates 20 students

Twenty-five students graduated from Pima Vocational High School Wednesday. 

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TUSD's 5-year plan nearing board vote

TUSD's 5-year plan nearing board vote

TUSD’s five-year strategic plan is nearing completion and board vote. 

June 22, 2014 2:00 pmLoading…
Tucsonan is People Magazine teaching award finalist

Tucsonan is People Magazine teaching award finalist

Tucson educator is finalist in the Target Presents PEOPLE All-Star Teachers campaign.

June 22, 2014 12:45 pmLoading…
25 graduate from Pima Vocational High School

25 graduate from Pima Vocational High School

The charter school serves dropouts and those at risk of dropping out. 

June 20, 2014 1:15 pmLoading…
TUSD's five-year strategic plan is nearing completion

TUSD's five-year strategic plan is nearing completion

The plan is scheduled to go before the Governing Board next month.

June 19, 2014 3:00 pmLoading…
Esperanza Elementary teacher up for MLB honor

Esperanza Elementary teacher up for MLB honor

Tucson educator needs your votes to win All-Star Teacher contest. 

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TUSD board approves $12.6K bonus for superintendent

TUSD board approves $12.6K bonus for superintendent

Having met 100 percent of his achievement goals, TUSD Superintendent H.T. Sanchez was awarded a $12,600 bonus Tuesday.

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TUSD's Sanchez up for bonus today

TUSD's Sanchez up for bonus today

TUSD's superintendent could receive a bonus of $12,000-plus for achievement initiatives. 

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Education notes

Education notes

TUSD seeks volunteers to serve on the Technology Oversight Committee.

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Tucson teacher to attend enviro boot camp

Tucson teacher to attend enviro boot camp

A Safford K-8 teacher has been selected to attend Green Boot Camp, a workshop focused on environmental issues.

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7 Tucson seniors gets Elks' scholarships

7 Tucson seniors gets Elks' scholarships

The Tucson East Elks Lodge #2532 awarded more than $10,000 in scholarships to seven local high school seniors.

June 15, 2014 7:45 pmLoading…

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