Archive — Month: January 2017


Published: January 24th, 2017

Superintendent Douglas on 3TV: Education Goals for 2017

Note on Accessibility: While this video appears on the ADE website, it is still hosted and maintained by the original news provider; therefore, ADE has no control over the video’s compliance with web accessibility standards, such as closed captioning. Today, Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas spoke with Olivia Fierro on Good Morning Arizona regarding [Read more…]

Published: January 24th, 2017

Superintendent Douglas on KJZZ: Coverage of State of Education Speech

Local NPR affiliate KJZZ covered Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas’ State of Education speech to the Arizona House Education Subcommittee on January 23, 2017. Listen to the story or read the original article below. Republished from kjzz.org Douglas: No IT Funding For Schools Is ‘Massive Oversight’ By Holliday Moore, Matthew Casey Published: Monday, January [Read more…]

Published: January 12th, 2017

Budget Issue Could Prevent ADE From Paying Schools

(Phoenix, Ariz., Jan. 12, 2017) – Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas today brought attention to an issue in Gov. Ducey’s FY 2018 budget proposal that if left unchanged through the budget process would render the Arizona Department of Education (ADE) unable to issue payments to schools as early as July 1. Friday’s budget [Read more…]

Published: January 12th, 2017

Superintendent Sends Final Version of ESSA State Plan to DOE

(Phoenix, Ariz., Jan. 12, 2017) – Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas today announced that the final version of Arizona’s State Plan in response to the federal Every Student Succeeds Act has been delivered to the U.S. Department of Education. Arizona is the first state to submit a final version of its state plan [Read more…]