Education

Foundation for Blind Children in Phoenix brings snow to the desert

PHOENIX – The Foundation for Blind Children had a snow day, and for many students, it was their first time experiencing it.


Rainy day fund, drought and teacher pay: Ducey proposes 2020 budget

PHOENIX – Gov. Doug Ducey’s proposed budget for fiscal year 2019-20 would set aside twice as much as last year for a rainy day, continue a salary hike for teachers and prepare the state for water shortages in the future.


With no JC football left in state, 11 players file lawsuit alleging ‘racial bias’

PHOENIX – With no junior college football left in state, a group of football players at schools in the Maricopa County Community College District are alleging in a suit that the move unlawfully eliminates opportunities for minority students.


Report: Arizona kids more fit than U.S. kids, but U.S. is pretty sorry

WASHINGTON - Arizona's schoolkids are doing better than their peers nationally when it comes to physical activity, according to a national report card.But that's nothing to brag about: The report card said kids nationwide are not even close to being active enough.