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K12 Public School at Home Tour – Traveling, Educational Mobile Unit

The K12 Public School at Home Tour, a travelling, interactive mobile unit offering an up close look at the personalized education options available to students nationwide, will make its first stop in Phoenix at the Phoenix Rising FC Soccer Complex on June 13th, from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. The mobile unit features a colorful, inviting space with six distinctive areas designed to introduce parents and students to the programs, curricula and opportunities offered through a virtual, K12 program. Visitors will have the opportunity to test out K12-powered lessons, take part in hands-on educational activities, learn to code with robots, have fun with augmented reality and interact directly with local school administrators and educators. View full schedule here: http://k12.com/tour

Wednesday, June 13, 2018
7:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Phoenix Rising FC Soccer Complex
751 North McClintock Dr., Tempe

Thursday, June 14, 2018
9 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Queen Creek Blended Learning Center
18477 E. 186th Way, Queen Creek

Friday, June 15, 2018
9 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
OdySea In the Desert
9500 East Via de Ventura A-100, Scottsdale

Saturday, June 16, 2018
7:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Phoenix Rising FC Soccer Complex
751 North McClintock Dr., Tempe

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What You Need to Know If Your Child’s School Closes on Thursday

As I write this, our state in experiencing the most historic movement in public education since…really, ever. With an affirmative vote of teachers from across the state, a walk-out has been scheduled to protest the need for increased funding for public education. Every mama’s head is now swirling around what this means for their family, […]

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6 Easy Things You can do to Help Your Child Learn to Read

Learning how to read is a really exciting time for children and parents. Although most children start to learn how to read in elementary school, there are several pre-reading skills that they will need to develop before then. Parents can help strengthen these pre-reading skills to better prepare their children for when they are ready […]

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Alhambra Elementary School District Job Fair

Are you, or someone you know, looking to make a difference in your career? Join us at the AESD Job Fair on Tuesday, March 20 to find out about current certified, classified, and administrative positions!

Among the Highest Salaries in the State
Competitive Employee Benefits
Stipends for National Board Certification and Highly Qualified Math and Science Teachers

Submit your application beforehand at alhambraesd.org!

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10 Reasons to Choose BASIS Phoenix Primary

This post was written and sponsored by our partners at BASIS Phoenix Primary.Are you looking for a school for your child(ren)?  If so, be sure to read below for 10 Reasons to Choose BASIS Phoenix Primary! Tuition-free, world class education: BASIS Phoenix Primary is a tuition-free public charter school providing students with a world-class education that […]

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Celebrate Black History Month with these Children’s Books

February is Black History Month; a time to celebrate the achievements of African Americans, their impact on American history, and to educate our children about racism, discrimination, and bias. This month’s book round up focuses on children’s picture books that both celebrate the achievements of some of the monumental figures in black history and paint […]

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Are you trying to find the best preschool for your child?

This post is written and sponsored by our partners at Developing Minds Academy Preschool.Choosing a preschool for your child is one of the first major decisions you make as a parent. It can be stressful and overwhelming. Fortunately, Developing Minds Academy is here to help. Developing Minds Academy is a dual language English/Spanish preschool with […]

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Student Success :: It’s All in the Details!

This post was sponsored by our partners at New Way Academy and written by Katie Jillette. Is homework a nightly battle with your child? Students often struggle to complete independent work at home due to a variety of factors. Sustaining attention, avoiding distractions and mastering the material are all examples of possible struggles that students […]

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Education Fair AZ hosted by RAISING ARIZONA KIDS magazine

A FREE event for families navigating school choice

Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Pointe Hilton Squaw Peak Resort
7677 N. 16th St., Phoenix

• Meet with representatives from nearly 75 Valley private, public and charter schools.
• Learn about alternative education choices, such as online schools.
• Discover tutoring services and other education resources that support learning.
• Receive a complimentary copy of “Schools, etc.” — the magazine’s comprehensive annual directory of K-12 schools and preschools in Greater Phoenix.

Enjoy a special guest appearance! The Phoenix Zoo is bringing a traveling dinosaur from its new exhibit, “Dinosaurs in the Desert.” The dino’s red-carpet appearance and selfie station will take place from 10 a.m. to noon. Plus: Register to win prizes, including Phoenix Zoo tickets, a Deluxe Dolphin Experience from Dolphinarius and more!

Education Fair AZ is sponsored by Legacy Traditional Schools, Arizona Private Education Scholarship Fund, Basis Charter Schools, Great Hearts Academies, Rancho Solano Preparatory School and Calibre Academy.

For more information, visit educationfairaz.com

RAISING ARIZONA KIDS is committed to helping parents find local resources. That includes 27 years publishing RAK magazine, 14 years producing Camp Fair AZ and three years hosting Special Needs Resource Fair. This is the second annual Education Fair AZ event.

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