Schools have taken on a much larger role – and we need to fund them appropriately

schools spending far more on student services

Schools have taken on a much larger role – and we need to fund them appropriately

by Expect More Arizona

Key Takeaways • Many Arizona students face adverse childhood experiences outside of school that impact how they learn inside of school. • Wrap-around service personnel, such as counselors, special education teachers, nurses and more, are crucial to student success. • Schools and districts do not receive enough funding to maintain a full roster of specialists …

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Replace Expand Prop 301

2020 Bills to Replace and Expand Prop 301 – What You Need to Know

by Expect More Arizona

Overview Bills have been introduced this legislative session to replace and expand Proposition 301. Senate Concurrent Resolution 1002 would ask voters to approve an increase an increase in a sales tax for education programs. Senate Bill 1059 proposes changes to how the funds would be distributed, both if SCR 1002 is approved by voters and …

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Arizona Governor Budget Proposal FY21

Proposed funding increases good for AZ students; additional sustainable funding needed.

by Expect More Arizona

The future of our state is inextricably linked to the success or failure of ALL Arizona students. Voters seems to recognize this, as our recent poll results show education remains the top issue among likely Arizona voters for the fifth consecutive year, with teacher pay and education funding among their primary concerns. Governor Ducey’s budget …

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Double Down on the Movement

Double Down on the Movement for World-Class Education

by Expect More Arizona

Expect More Arizona is celebrating a major milestone – our 10-year anniversary! We were created to be the leading voice for education in Arizona and to elevate education (early years through career) as a top priority for our state. We have been working to build the movement for world-class education – a movement to make …

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