Monthly Archives: March 2020

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Informational Contact Broadcast (3/19/2020) FY 2021 State Budget

Today the Legislature passed HB2902 the Baseline Budget for FY 2021 that we have been talking about for the last few days. HB2902 still needs approval from the Governor which is expected. As we have shared with you earlier this week the FY 2021 Base Level[without teacher comp] will be increased from the current $4150.43 [...]

2020 Census Update and Resources

Collaborators,Our Census mission is underway. Last Thursday, March 12 households throughout the nation started receiving their invitation in the mail to complete their Census. For all media inquiries and requests, please feel free to contact Nuvia Enriquez at nuvia.m.enriquez@2020census.gov. We look forward to working with you and thank you for all of your support! CENSUS OPERATIONS UPDATE Today’s [...]

ASBA: In-Session Update 3/18: School Closure Legislation

Wednesday, March 18, 2020 Day 66 School Closure Bill Introduced Legislative Leadership today introduced SB1693 and HB2910 public school closures; coronavirus disease, which are mirror bills intendted to address some of the technical provisions of how districts handle the mandated closure. The bills essentially break into two sections--what happens during the current two-week mandated closure, and [...]

K12 Leadership SIMS – Transitioning into a LEADER: Cultural Competency Webinar

The unprecedented outbreak of the Coronavirus COVID-19 and the global public health crisis it has spawned, is an extraordinary circumstance and we want to wish all of Administrators, Educators and Staff in our schools all the best in staying healthy and navigating the challenges of educating our children. To help support this challenge from both [...]

Gabbart Communications: COVID-19: Prepared To Communicate With Your Stakeholders?

COVID-19: Prepared To Communicate With Your Stakeholders? Good Afternoon, In light of the recent events regarding COVID-19, also known as the Coronavirus, Gabbart has taken some proactive steps to assist School Districts across the nation. Please join us as we discuss  communicating with your Parents, Students and Community. We will be hosting a webinar, sharing [...]

ASA: School Closure Considerations – SPED Services

  SPED Services Special Announcement from the US Department of Education QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS ON PROVIDING SERVICES TO CHILDREN WITH DISABILITIES DURING THE CORONAVIRUS DISEASE 2019 OUTBREAK MARCH 2020 On March 12, the US Department of Education issued guidance to schools regarding the provision of services to children with disabilities during the Coronavirus Outbreak. This [...]

AASBO: Informational Contact Broadcast (3/12/2020) ADE Updated Guidance Pandemic Preparedness

The Arizona Department of Education, in connection with the COVID-19 pandemic, has issued updated guidance regarding pandemic preparedness. View a link to the updated document at http://www.azed.gov/communications/2020/03/12/pandemic-preparedness/ 2100 N. Central Avenue, Suite 202 Phoenix, AZ 85004 P: 602.253.5576  |  F: 602.253.5764

Expect More Arizona: Weekly Legislative Update – March 2-6

Legislative Update March 2-6 Today marks the 54th day of session and the legislature appears on track to finish within 100 days. Policy committees met this week to consider bills from the opposite chamber. Committees have only three weeks left to hear bills, meaning the window is narrowing for measures to successfully move forward. Budget [...]