Archive — Month: December 2019


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Today, the state legislature fully repealed anti-LGBTQ legislation regarding HIV/AIDS curriculum, sometimes referred to as the “no promo homo law,” with strong bipartisan support, and the Governor signed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: December 13th, 2019

Superintendent Hoffman Statement on School Safety Program Awards

Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction Kathy Hoffman released the following statement regarding the approval of the School Safety Program Grant awards today: “It is an incredible step in the right direction to fund 383 new school safety positions across the state. From my conversations at schools and given the vast number of applications we were [Read more…]

Published: December 5th, 2019

Superintendent Hoffman Announces New Hires

Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction Kathy Hoffman today announced two appointments to her executive team at the Arizona Department of Education (ADE).    Claudio Coria, who will serve as Chief of Staff at ADE, has most recently held the position of Executive Director for Leadership at the Phoenix Union High School District (PUHSD) since 2016. At PUHSD, Coria was charged with [Read more…]