The Arizona Department of Education released official AzMERIT test scores on Nov. 30, 2015. Search an individual school and/or select a school district to see the percentage of students who passed each section.
In 2014, the U.S. Bureau of Indian Education launched a reform effort to improve student outcomes in its school system. Some education officials are optimistic about the idea, but many are concerned the effort is just another empty promise from the federal government.
The Attorney General cited a variety of ways Susan Bitter Smith's regulatory powers conflict with her lobbying for the cable television industry, including broadband. Now others are raising questions about whether her possible conflict of interest in that area goes deeper than previously reported.
Mexico’s agency that promotes trade and investment, ProMexico, opened an office in Phoenix office last week, following Mayor Greg Stanton's signing of an an economic development agreement with Mexico City.
The Bureau of Indian Education is hoping a few more schools will venture out of their administrative nest, encouraging tribes to take over management. The hope is that schools will actually thrive when locally run. But it’s a hard transition.