U.S. Department of
Education Officials Visit Maricopa County Schools
with the U.S. Department of Education visited two Maricopa County schools on
Friday, March 6, 2015, to learn about two innovative programs that are helping school
districts improve the effectiveness of educators and retain their best talent. Read more.
MCESA Hosts Teacher
Incentive Fund Western Region Meeting
professionals and experts from across the western United States gathered for a
two-day conference in Phoenix, Arizona, last week to share innovative ideas and
best practices for education reform. Read more.
Rigor, Collaboration are Key to Effective Education
Phoenix—When school communities are faced with chronic
challenges like poverty, it can be difficult to identify the perfect strategy
to create a thriving learning community. But Magnet Traditional Elementary
School Principal Adrian Walker believes two key elements have helped his educators
become more effective. Read more.
Local Schools Seeking and Rewarding Top Tier Talent
County school districts are preparing to place the spotlight on several schools
over the coming academic year. The spotlight will be on the ongoing successful efforts being made to significantly improve learning for their students. Read more.