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AZ Week: Ed Gains Needed Soon, Reform Chair Says

Teacher merit pay, competition, higher standards will contribute to improvement

Raquel Cortez and her son, Christopher, are at home during a home visit from Patricia Escarcega (left), a Sunnyside School District educator.

In Sunnyside, Parents Are Also Teachers

A program is helping with early childhood development in Tucson

TUSD's Interim Deputy Superintendent Maria Menconi informs us of the decision to terminate its Mexican American Studies Program and the books that were banned in those courses.

Mexican American Studies Books in Storage

District says the books haven't been banned

The Velocis bicycle developed by UA student Taylor Hedberg and his classmates as part of an entrepreneurial class.

Electric Bicycle: Creating an Innovative Solution

The UA's McGuire Entrepreneurship Program encourages business, social change

Host Jim Nintzel and the journalist's panel debate TUSD's ruling on ethnic studies, the Presidential race and ongoings in the state legislature.

AZ Illustrated: Political Roundtable for Jan. 20, 2012

Jim Nintzel hosts our weekly discussion of local, state, national politics

Gabriel Ortiz, an 11th grade student at Ironwood Ridge High School and his favorite teacher, Dr. Theresa Chavez

Teachers' Voices with Gabriel Ortiz and Dr. Theresa Chavez

Gabriel was a homeless teen with a troubled background who had given up on being a student, until he met a teacher who refused to give up on him.

Julia Pernet (center), Director of the Tucson Guitar Society, and Tom Patterson (right), Director of Bolton Guitar Studies at UA, discuss each program and how the UA's guitar program is on its way to becoming the best in the world.

Conservatory Trains Next Generation of Guitarists

Popular university program draws classical guitar students from all over the world

Eduardo Minozzi Costa is a Ph.D. candidate in the University of Arizona's guitar program. His accomplishments include numerous guitar competition awards, active leadership in the Tucson Guitar Society and a recent debut performance in New York's Carnegie Hall.

Up-and-Coming Classical Guitarist Makes International Impression

Guitarist blends passion and discipline to make beautiful music--and an auspicious start

TUSD is Tucsons largest school district, but its been experiencing a drop in enrollment in recent years, as well as increased budget constraints.

Arizona Ranks 44th Nationwide for Education

New national study shows slight drop in the state's standing

Arthritis patient, Gail Kershner (Center), and Founding and Interim Director of the UA Arthritis Center, Eric P. Gall, MD (Left),  discuss the upcoming annual Arthritis conference occurring on Saturday, January 21.

Arthritis Conference Offers Information--and Hope--for Sufferers

Upcoming event connects arthritis patients with experts studying the disease

The Future of Mexican-American Studies in Tucson

A week after the program was shut down students and community leaders react

A discussion with Gov. Jan Brewer (R) on her recent State of the State address and an analysis of her legislation.

AZ Week: Brewer Wants to Spend Some, Save More

Mental health, state computers, Child Protective Services may see upgrades

Martin Luther Kink, jr

AZ Illustrated: MLK Day, Monday, Jan. 16, 2012

MLK Day of Service grant for Tucson's Nonviolent Legacy Project

TUSD children in classroom.

No More Private School Testing, Senate Says

A bill moving through the state Senate removes testing requirements for certain private schools

Tucson Unified Ends Mexican American Studies

Under threat of lost funding, program ends immediately

Accountant of the Willcox Chamber of Commerce and Agriculture, Connie Bonner (left) and Festival Chairman, Homer Hansen (right), discuss the congregation of sandhill cranes in Arizona and the Wings Over Wilcox event centralized around their presence.

Snowbirds Star in Annual Celebration

Hundreds flock to Willcox for business-boosting birding festival

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