Archive — Month: June 2016


Published: April 11th, 2019

Superintendent Hoffman Celebrates Repeal of Anti-LGBTQ Curriculum Law

Today, the state legislature fully repealed anti-LGBTQ legislation regarding HIV/AIDS curriculum, sometimes referred to as the “no promo homo law,” with strong bipartisan support, and the Governor signed it into law minutes later. This repeal means students will no longer be denied access to medically accurate, science-based information regarding HIV/AIDS. More importantly, after nearly three [Read more…]

Published: June 29th, 2016

ADE CIO Mark Masterson Delivers Keynote Address at Education Conference

ADE CIO Mark Masterson Delivers Keynote Address at Education Conference CIO tabbed as “national data expert” at Mississippi education technology event (Phoenix, Ariz., Jun. 24, 2016) – Arizona Department of Education (ADE) Chief Information Officer (CIO) Mark Masterson this week was featured as the keynote speaker for the Mississippi Department of Education’s MDE Data Conference [Read more…]

Published: June 27th, 2016

Department Releases Preliminary 2015-2016 State Level AzMERIT Results

Department Releases Preliminary 2015-2016 State Level AzMERIT Results (Phoenix, Ariz., Jun. 27, 2016) – The Arizona Department of Education this morning released preliminary state level AzMERIT results for the 2015-2016 school year. The results included statewide passing and proficiency rates for both English language arts and mathematics in grades 3-8 and high school. “I am [Read more…]