Education News

What Will Arizona Education Progress Meter Measure?

by Expect More Arizona

The education challenges Arizona is facing have been discussed for years, with a funding shortage typically at the top of the list. The group Expect More Arizona acknowledges that shortcoming, but has also come up with a collection of eight categories that are intended to give a true measure of where the state’s education system …

Read more

Intern Experienced Growth in Knowledge and Passion for Education

by Oscar Hernandez

By Oscar Hernandez, Education Fair Intern As an intern with Expect More Arizona, I had the opportunity to help lead the planning efforts for the organization’s 6th Annual Camino al Éxito Education Fair hosted in partnership with Univision Arizona. Some of my main responsibilities included developing logistical documents and emails for the resource fair participants, …

Read more

4 Ways to Support Arizona’s Students and Teachers

by Expect More Arizona

Here are four ways you can support Expect More Arizona’s efforts to ensure every child receives an excellent education every step of the way. Spread the word. Meaningful change in Arizona won’t happen unless we join together and raise our voices. Tell your friends why you support education and ask them to join the cause. …

Read more

Raising expectations for West Phoenix students helps them defy the odds

by Jason Catanese

By Jason Catanese, 8th grade math teacher, Pueblo Del Sol Elementary School In today’s schools, we want our students to think critically – but yet we teach them to memorize. We want our students to have intellectual curiosity – but we fill their schedule with easy courses. We want innovation – but then we teach …

Read more

Making Progress Together

294 organizations

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

80 thousand

supporters of the movement for world-class education in Arizona

96 percent

of Arizonans believe all kids deserve a world-class education

Previous Next