Stories tagged: "Kathy Hoffman"


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No Schools Are Ready to Reopen After Arizona Released Reopening Benchmarks

Criteria for reopening schools include a consistent coronavirus test positivity rate of less than 5% — the state’s current positivity rate is much higher.

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While The Push to Defund Phoenix Police Grows Stronger, Activists Want Officers Out of Schools

In addition to community demands that cities defund the police, students are asking district leaders to remove officers from campuses.

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Arizona Schools Chief Releases Reopening Guidelines, But Much Still Unknown

The document outlines plans for multiple scenarios, based on the state of the coronavirus pandemic in the fall.

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Arizona Begins Preparations to Reopen Public Schools For Next School Year

Public Instruction Kathy Hoffman said the next school year is right around the corner, so officials are discussing what that could look like.