Mr. Alfonso Landey, Principal Alhambra Elementary School District, received the "$10,000, Alejandro Perez/McCarthy Construction Scholarship"
Ms. Belinda Quezada, Principal Pendergast Elementary School District, received the “Outstanding Administrator Award”
Mr. Sam Granillo, Assistant Principal Santa Cruz Valley Unified School District, received the "$5,000, Valley Schools Mgt Group Scholarship"
Mr. Jose Arenas, School Board Member, Pendergast Elementary School District, received the “Outstanding Governing Board Member Award”
Mr. Arturo Carrizoza, Retired Administrator and Consultant, received the “Lifetime Achievement Award”
In an interview with West Valley View, President Nora Gutierrez was recognized for her leadership as TUHSD superintedent, long standing AZALAS board member, and president of AZALAS. Take a look at the full article here!
Budget update: Growth adds $1B to general fund Strong economic growth over the past year has added about $1.1 billion to the state’s general fund, and legislators will consider what to do with it as they develop the budget during the session that starts in January. Read more and view slideshow
Arizona School Leaders, 1.4% of US K-12 Students are undocumented (potentially more in AZ) and you face many legal issues concerning the rights of these students. The National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) published a brief article summarizing these issues and clarifying the various laws. You can read this article by clicking here. Mark Joraanstad, Ed. D. Executive [...]
Join us for a Facebook LIVE film screening of TEACHING IN ARIZONA on Friday, December 7, from noon to 1 p.m. All you need is a screen and a wifi connection to tune in to this engaging virtual event featuring a dynamic panel discussion highlighting some of the important things happening in education [...]
District Leaders, This is an opportunity for a fully grant-funded gift for your school district. Yes, it is true. There is no sales pitch to follow. UnitedHealthcare’s press release announced a grant to VisionQuest 20/20 to expand access to modernized vision screenings (using EyeSpy 20/20) for children in Arizona. Click Grant to read the press release. In partnership with UnitedHealthcare, VisionQuest 20/20 [...]