Governor Signs Bill Outlining Emergency Education Measures

Governor Signs Bill Outlining Emergency Education Measures

by Expect More Arizona

Around the state, Arizona’s incredible and dedicated education professionals at every level are in various stages of determining ways to not only provide for the basic needs of many students, but also how to ensure learning and instruction continue in meaningful ways. The Governor today signed House Bill 2910, an emergency measure that outlines the …

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College Student Shares Thoughts on Social Distancing and Her Education

by Rachell Pena, ASU Student

My name is Rachell Pena. I am a sophomore at Arizona State University where I am majoring in Graphic Design and double minoring in animation and game development. Often there is a misperception that graphic design students spend all their time behind a computer, but that’s not the case. Students participate in 3 to 5 …

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A look into the new reality of Arizona’s educators

by Expect More Arizona

The arrival of COVID-19 and the resulting social distancing orders didn’t include a roadmap for teachers. Almost overnight, everything Arizona’s educators had planned for the week, month and possibly the remainder of the school year went out the window. But so many of these amazing professionals didn’t bat an eye – frankly they didn’t have …

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Advice for parents during school closures

Message for Parents and Families During School Closures

by Sally Datria, ELA Content Coach

Dear Parents, In these unsettling times it can be difficult to know what to do with your children to keep them learning and growing while they are out of school. As an educator and former homeschool mom, I want to offer some suggestions for you to make this easier on you and your children. First …

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Emergency Education Legislation and Baseline Budget

by Expect More Arizona

Guidance for School Closures The Arizona House and Senate passed a bill to provide immediate guidance for schools as they navigate the unprecedented closures related to COVID-19. The bill is expected to be sent to and signed by Governor Ducey on Monday. House Bill 2910 outlines the steps to be taken on testing, scheduling, and …

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