Teachers concerns about Arizona’s achievement gap grow during continued COVID-19 closures

Virtual learning, home school, hybrid learning – what’s the difference?

by Expect More Arizona

Editor’s Note: This blog is available in Spanish also . Aprendizaje virtual, educación en el hogar, aprendizaje híbrido – ¿cuál es la diferencia? When schools across Arizona closed in mid-March because of the COVID-19 pandemic it was tough on everyone. While the hardships varied, it’s safe to say that no one was prepared for or …

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Childcare providers for young children need investments during COVID-19 and beyond

by Eric Bucher, Executive Director, Arizona Association for the Education of Young Children

Access to quality childcare is critical for Arizona’s children and their families. Early childhood educators in these settings build young brains by supporting children’s learning and development. Our goal is to ensure that 45 percent of our 3- and 4-year-olds can access quality early learning settings. Through the Arizona Education Progress Meter, we know this …

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