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FAFSA 101: The Parent’s Guide to Financial Aid

by Arizona Commission for Postsecondary Education

FAFSA season began January 1.  If you are like me, a world-class procrastinator that agonizes at the thought of filing a tax return, answering emails, or getting car maintenance done, then you are not alone when it comes time to submit a FAFSA. Completing the FAFSA makes such a difference for the student in your …

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In the News: Arizona Education Progress Meter

by Expect More Arizona

Expect More Arizona and the Center for the Future of Arizona recently launched the Arizona Education Progress Meter to provide a roadmap to world-class education in our state. The two groups’ leaders, Pearl Chang Esau and Lattie Coor authored a “My Turn” in the Arizona Republic to highlight the new tool and how it will …

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Be a Smart Shopper

by Daphne Munro

There are three tips that I think can make anyone a smarter shopper. Do your research. It’s amazing how much a little research can save you. Does your child know they can check a store’s weekly circular or ask a clerk when the next sale is coming? Tell them about the loads of information out …

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New Tool Launches to Measure Progress Around Key Education Indicators

by Expect More Arizona

Expect More Arizona and the Center for the Future of Arizona announced today an unprecedented collaboration of government agencies, nonprofits, education and business groups from around the state that have endorsed a set of key metrics that support a shared vision for a world-class education in Arizona. The vision is that all students, regardless of …

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Four Exemplary District Leaders Share the Secret to Their Success

Four Exemplary District Leaders Share the Secret to Their Success

by Expect More Arizona

The Arizona School Administrators recently honored four district superintendents with recognition awards for their outstanding leadership and contributions to their profession. We reached out to these esteemed leaders to find out the secret to their success. Dr. Gail Pletnick, superintendent of the Dysart Unified School District was selected as Arizona’s Superintendent of the Year, and she will serve as …

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of Arizonans believe all kids deserve a world-class education

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