Capitol Media Services 2017 file photo by Howard Fischer

By Howard Fischer - Capitol Media Services 

PHOENIX -- Unable to get even a hearing on his plan, Rep. Mark Finchem, R-Oro Valley, is now working with parents and some teachers to put a measure on the 2020 ballot to block educators from engaging in classroom political advocacy.

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U.S. Representative Raul Grijalva met with teachers Wednesday at Somerton Middle School to discuss a bill he has introduced in Congress called the Success in the Middle Act that would help students in middle schools.

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Education and community leaders gathered Tuesday at Arizona Western College to discuss how more of the state’s residents can work toward earning a college degree. A group called Achieve60AZ led the discussion.

ADEQ Releases Arizona Water Watch App For The Public

Nov 28, 2017

Arizona residents and visitors can now help protect Arizona’s waterbodies using their smart phones.

KAWC’s Stephanie Sanchez has the details.

Yuma-Three Yuma educators will host a panel at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con, an event that is touted as the largest comics and pop culture event in the country.

The panel will discuss how nerd and geek culture has become mainstream and how it can help students succeed in the classroom.