Secretary Duncan Visits Phoenix School to Advocate Pre-K Programs
Phoenix—U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan visited the Roosevelt School District Tuesday, April 7, 2015, to discuss a federal grant that will support the development and expansion of preschool programs in Arizona. Read more.
U.S. Department of Education Continues to Invest in AZ Innovation
As education funding in this state is being cut, the federal government is investing in Arizona’s schools. The U.S. Department of Education has granted Maricopa County Education Service Agency (MCESA) with an additional year of funding to develop highly effective educators in four County school districts. Read more.
Increased Pay Draws Top Teacher Talent to County Schools
Seven Phoenix area school districts have taken bold steps to attract and retain top-tier talent by implementing a new salary structure that provides effective teachers an accelerated path to peak earnings. Read more.
Improving Education, Enhancing Careers
Maricopa County Education Service Agency (MCESA) has been working in partnership with seven Maricopa County school districts to implement the Rewarding Excellence in Instruction and Leadership, The Next Generation (REIL-TNG) program which aims to increase educator effectiveness, enhance careers, and improve student learning. Read more.