Technology future hanging on override

Editor’s note: Dr. David Schauer, superintendent of the Kyrene School District, reflected on the outcome of the recent election and how the results will...

‘Kindness retreat’ targets bullying

Fourth-graders at Kyrene del Norte Elementary School discovered kindness in their hearts after a day of activities that opened their eyes to the impact...

Longtime CdS teacher honored for work on dual-enrollment model for psychology credit

Joe Maisel, teacher at Corona del Sol High School and Rio Salado College, has been awarded the 2009-10 Outstanding Faculty in Psychology for Rio...

School tax-credit deadline looming

Tempe Union High School District has issued a reminder about Arizona’s Tax Credit Program, which allows taxpayers to donate up to $400 to a...

Kyrene joins nationwide effort to improve study habits, boost test scores

As preparations get under way for upcoming tests this year, explorations into new study techniques are being examined to help students boost scores and...

The dangers of distracted driving

Car crashes are the number one killer of teens, and distracted driving is a huge factor. Sending one text message while driving is equivalent...

Schools counting on voters to OK continuation of funds

The Kyrene School District is asking voters to renew a 10 percent capital budget override and approve $117 million in bonds that would allow...

AIMS college fund hit by massive cuts; Corona grads could lose popular grants

For local high school students, getting a university scholarship based on the statewide AIMS test will be harder—and their effort worth less money—due to...

Lure of science comes early with Cielo’s innovative ‘Discovery Room’

Students at Kyrene del Cielo Elementary School are getting their hands dirty during daily science workshops in the one-of-a-kind “Discovery Room,” developed by a...

Candidates air views on school needs

Eight governing board candidates for the Tempe Union High School and Kyrene School districts answered parents’ questions Sept. 21 during a public meeting held...
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