A for Arizona Honors 2019 Trailblazer Award Winners

A for Arizona is proud to announce seven recipients of its 2019 Trailblazer Award, all of whom are creating and growing high-quality learning opportunities for students across…


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West Valley School Highlighted for Expansion Plans

The Surprise Independent recently featured Arizona Charter Academy's plans to expand it's 'A'-rated public school to serve more students with seed funding from A for Arizona's…


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A for Arizona Announces First Cohort of Expansion Fund Grantees

A for Arizona is proud to announce the launch of a first-of-its-kind, statewide Expansion Fund to support the growth of Arizona’s highest quality district, magnet and charter…


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KTAR Interviews A for Arizona Executive Director on the FY2020 Budget

Lawmakers approved the FY2020 budget late Monday night, and invested over $600 million in new funding for K-12 education bring the total to $7.5 billion for Arizona's teachers and…


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Nogales International: State program supports school success

San Cayetano Elementary School Principal Mimi Renteria recently wrote a column in the Nogales International on the conventional expectations for students in border communities,…


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Results-Based Funding will accelerate academic gains

Western School of Science and Technology Principal Peter Boyle recently wrote a column in Chamber Business News on how Results-Based Funding, a "small, surgically-targeted…


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Arizona Capitol Times: Results-based funding will help Maryvale students

EAGLE College Prep Maryvale Principal Yesenia Fitzhugh recently wrote a column in the Arizona Capitol Times on her experience growing up in West Phoenix, then moving back to start…


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The 74: How Arizona Is Building Its Own Talent Pipeline to Solve Teacher Shortages

The 74 recently reported that Arizona is building its own innovative talent pipeline, which allows schools to train aspiring teachers who have a college degree and commit to two…


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The Burton Family Foundation Invests in Replicating Arizona’s Best Schools

A for Arizona is proud to announce the launch of a first-of-its-kind, statewide Expansion Fund to support the growth of Arizona’s highest quality district, magnet and charter…


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KTAR: Arizona education expansion fund looks to bolster underserved schools

KTAR News recently reported that the Arizona Chamber Foundation’s A for Arizona project has launched what it calls a first-of-its kind statewide expansion fund. Emily Anne…


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