4 Ways to Support an Excellent Education for Every Student in Arizona

4 Ways to Support an Excellent Education for Every Student in Arizona

by Expect More Arizona

Expect More Arizona works to provide information about important education issues and create opportunities for every Arizona to support students and teachers. We want to elevate the voices of Arizonans who are committed to the best possible education for every child. People just like you. Here are four ways you can get involved: Spread the word. We …

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Arizona’s New A-F School Letter Grade System – What You Need to Know

by Expect More Arizona

Arizona’s new A-F letter grades are just one measure of how a school is doing. The letter grades are largely based on how students do on the AzMERIT assessment (if they are proficient and growing) and if students are graduating from high school or taking steps to prepare for career or college, among other things. …

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Addressing the unique challenges of urban and rural schools

by Expect More Arizona

It shouldn’t matter whether a child walks three blocks, rides a bus for an hour or carpools with neighborhood kids to get to school. They should all have access to the best educational opportunities. Here in Arizona, about half of our public school students are enrolled in urban schools, with the remaining youth split between …

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Find out what is needed to improve Arizona’s education systems across the board

by Expect More Arizona

Expect More Arizona, a statewide nonprofit education advocacy organization, and the Center for the Future of Arizona, a nonprofit organization focused on shaping the state’s future, announced new long-term education goals for Arizona. The goals were released as a part of the Arizona Education Progress Meter, a source for individuals to learn about how Arizona’s …

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Arizona Education Progress Meter Shows steep but ‘obtainable’ climb

by Expect More Arizona

If all goes according to a set of goals supported by dozens of Arizona education and business groups, the state’s elementary teachers will earn the national median of $56,000 in five years and most third-graders will read at grade level by 2030. Those are among the benchmarks that make up the Arizona Education Progress Meter, …

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are partnering with us to make education a top priority in Arizona

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supporters of the movement for world-class education in Arizona

96 percent

of Arizonans believe all kids deserve a world-class education

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