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Trump call for unity appears to do little to sway divided Congress

…Rep. Tom O’Halleran, D-Sedona, welcomed the president’s calls for cooperation and bipartisanship, but said he’s heard such calls before and has seen few results. (Photo by Keerthi Vedantam/Cronkite News) Senate…

Fighting to regulate full-day kindergarten in Arizona

…math, science and social studies. Teacher Marissa Chavez said students in full-day kindergarten learn socialization as well as academic skills. (Photo by Keerthi Vedantam/Cronkite News). Chavez remembers teaching half-day kindergarten…

Phoenix schools combat truancy

…by Keerthi Vedantam/Cronkite News) 2016-10-07T03:08:45+00:00 bd970ea1-c422-4fd8-b538-d4f026d05266 2016-10-07T03:08:45+00:00 2016-10-07T03:08:45+00:00 2016-10-06T16:49:02+00:00 yes Keerthi Vedantam on PHOENIX – The building next to Starlight Park Elementary School looks like it belongs there. The fence…

Teaching the teachers to stay in Arizona

…Paradise Valley Community College, says students in its mentoring program are more likely to teach in Arizona when they graduate. (Photo by Keerthi Vedantam/Cronkite News) The program replaces the conventional…

CBS anchor Scott Pelley: Journalism is ‘lifeblood’ of freedom

…Diane Sawyer; the Washington Post’s Bob Woodward, who broke the Watergate political scandal in the 1970s, and CNN’s chief international correspondent Christiane Amanpour. 3 Keerthi Vedantam Cronkite News www.cronkitenews.azpbs.org 47188…

Phoenix VA hospital introduces a controversial system director

…as PVAHCS director. (Photo by Keerthi Vedantam/Cronkite News) 2016-10-07T03:09:27+00:00 c9ada791-2857-48d0-8c0f-0aaacae6a2b9 2016-10-07T03:09:27+00:00 2016-10-07T03:09:27+00:00 2016-10-06T00:23:01+00:00 yes Keerthi Vedantam on PHOENIX – RimaAnn Nelson is the right choice to take over the Phoenix…