Archive — Month: March 2020

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Today, the state legislature fully repealed anti-LGBTQ legislation regarding HIV/AIDS curriculum, sometimes referred to as the “no promo homo law,” with strong bipartisan support, and the Governor signed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: March 12th, 2020

Arizona Department of Education: Pandemic Preparedness

          To support district and charter leadership during this COVID-19 pandemic, the Arizona Department of Education has issued updated guidance regarding pandemic preparedness. Please visit the Center for Disease Control & Prevention and Arizona Department of Health Services website for more guidance around keeping students and educators healthy in school settings. [Read more…]

Published: March 11th, 2020

AmeriCorps Vista Opening at ADE

AmeriCorps Vista Opening at ADE Join the Arizona Department of Education’s Educator Excellence Unit as a HandsOn AmeriCorp VISTA and work where legislation meets reality. Working in this unit, you will help support and strengthen several teachers and leader’s professional development initiatives by assisting in project design, data collection and analysis among other activities. Complete [Read more…]

Published: March 10th, 2020

Guidance to Schools on COVID-19

This page contains guidance and resources for Arizona’s public district and charter schools as they navigate COVID-19 response. The situation around COVID-19 is rapidly changing, so please continue to check this page for updates and guidance. This page was last updated on Tuesday, March 31, 2020, at 1:38 PM. Governor Ducey and Superintendent Hoffman have [Read more…]