Archive — Month: January 2018

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Today, the state legislature fully repealed anti-LGBTQ legislation regarding HIV/AIDS curriculum, sometimes referred to as the “no promo homo law,” with strong bipartisan support, and the Governor signed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: January 23rd, 2018

Superintendent Douglas Delivers 2018 State of Education

Superintendent Douglas delivering 2018 State of Education address

2018 STATE OF EDUCATION Remarks by Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane M. DouglasDelivered January 22, 2018, before the Arizona House Education Committee Mr. Chairman and members of the House Education Committee. Thank you for the opportunity to speak with you today. For the record, I am Diane Douglas, and I have the honor and privilege [Read more…]

Published: January 12th, 2018

Superintendent Douglas Applauds Governor’s Budget Proposal

Governors Budget Announcement

Phoenix, Ariz., Jan. 12, 2018 “It is great to finally see a path forward to restoring recession-era cuts to Arizona’s school facilities,” Superintendent Douglas said. “It was most encouraging to see one of the plaintiffs in the pending school facilities lawsuit discontinue its litigation in response to this proposal. “I have always preferred paying teachers [Read more…]

Published: January 9th, 2018

Find an Education Job in Southern Arizona

2018 Southern Arizona Education Job Fair Saturday February 10 2018 9am to 12pm Register at

2018 Southern Arizona Education Job Fair ATTENTION all college students, career changers, experienced educators, and paraprofessionals! Find an education job in Arizona! Arizona Department of Education Exceptional Student Services Over 35 districts and charter schools seeking applications! Get in on this “one stop” experience! • Interviewing • Community Partners • Networking • Certification For registration [Read more…]

Published: January 2nd, 2018

Superintendent Douglas Appoints New Designee to School Facilities Board

Current School Facilities Administrator with Three Decades of Building Construction and Facility Management Experience tag heuer replica watches (Phoenix, Ariz., Jan 2, 2018) – Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas today appointed Gregory J. Gilliam as her designee to the Arizona School Facilities Board. “I am proud to appoint Mr. Gilliam as my designee,” [Read more…]