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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FAFSA Season is Here

by Arizona Commission for Postsecondary Education

FAFSA season begins on October 1st, 2017. If you have older children who recently started college, this may be earlier in the year than you remember. The Federal government is now allowing families to apply three months earlier than in previous years. And applying online is easier than ever! Students and their parents can now apply …

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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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Missing School Matters: Why You Should Keep Absences to a Minimum

by Expect More Arizona

How do you know if your child is missing too much school? It only takes two lost days per month to be considered chronically absent. That’s about 10 percent of the school year in Arizona, and while two days per month doesn’t seem like much, it can have a big impact on learning. In fact, …

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Back to School Supply Drives and Backpack Giveaways

by Expect More Arizona

With the Fourth of July holiday behind us, many families are starting to get ready for the Back to School season which means it’s time for school supply shopping. Low-income families don’t always have the opportunity to enjoy back-to-school shopping with their children. School supply drives give the community an opportunity to help children in …

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