Trump-DeVos budget promises millions for voucher schemes that provide a false choice for students, families.
School funding is at the top of educator Robert Zamora’s list of reasons to vote in November.
ALEC’s voucher legislation is designed to drain public schools of valuable funding and is usually its first step in privatizing public education.
Empowerment Scholarship Accounts will drain badly needed dollars away from students and public schools
A young Arizona couple – both educators – struggle to make ends meet like many college graduates due to increasing student loan debt.
So-called Empowerment Scholarship Accounts will put a $65 million drain on public school funding
Watch video of a nutrition manager, bus driver, maintenance worker and security officer explaining why they’re standing up for their students, communities and schools through political action.
by Cindy Long The United States Supreme Court on Monday invalidated key parts of Arizona’s controversial immigration law, voting 5-3 that the federal government, which had claimed the law encroached on its authority to enforce immigration law, does have the power to block the measure. The Court struck down Section 3 of SB1070, creating state crimes … Continued
“Adding an interest rate hike will simply make college an IMPOSSIBILITY for most young people today. Our society is crumbling and this is just one more nail in the coffin for our future generations.” – Krista Hillman, Florida school psychologist.
Arizona – Legislation returns retirement contribution to 50/50 On May 7, 2012, Governor Brewer signed legislation (HB2264) [ed note: pdf link]that returns the Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS) contribution rate back to an equal 50/50 split between the state and its workers. It also requires the state to refund any contributions made in excess of … Continued