Education


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Kids Offered Free STEM, Spanish, and College Prep Virtual Tutoring From Sí Se Puede Foundation

The Sí Se Puede Foundation is offering free virtual tutoring on subjects including STEM, Spanish, and College Prep.

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Mark Kelly And His Twin Brother Scott Will Hold Virtual Story Time for Kids

U.S. Senate candidate Mark Kelly of Arizona is joining his twin brother on Instagram to read children a story while they're stuck home from school.

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Three UArizona Students Tell Us How Coronavirus Derailed Their Lives

These three UArizona students have many more concerns related to the coronavirus pandemic than just classes moving online.

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I’m an Educator, Mom, and Grandma. And I’m Here to Help Arizona Parents Keep Kids Educated Amidst Coronavirus

"Since the first cases were reported, the pendulum has not been swinging; it is spinning and the education world is trying to hang on."

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Arizona Schools Are Closing. Experts Explain How This Could Have Been Avoided

Failure to increase coronavirus testing has left local leaders with limited information on how widespread the virus really is.

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What Latinos Need To Know About Biden’s and Sanders’ Education Plans

With nearly 30% of the K-12 student population projected to be Hispanic by 2027, education needs to be a priority for Latino voters.

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Arizona Taxpayers Are About to Pay For Out-Of-State Charter Schools

A bill on its way to Gov. Ducey’s desk would allow some of the state’s $110 million school voucher money be spent at charter schools beyond state lines.